To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide greater access to affordable pharmaceuticals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 16, 2001
Length: 24 pages
May 16, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 16, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 16, 2001
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Jul 31, 2002
Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 812 (107th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 1862 (107th).
H.R. 1862 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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