About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide greater access to affordable pharmaceuticals.
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May 16, 2001
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Jul 31, 2002
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 812 (107th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 1862 (107th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1862”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
62 cosponsors (54D, 7R, 1I)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Jul 31, 2002
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 5, 2002
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1862 — 107th Congress: Greater Access to Affordable Pharmaceuticals Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr1862
“H.R. 1862 — 107th Congress: Greater Access to Affordable Pharmaceuticals Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr1862>
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