H.R. 5594 (107th): To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require labeling containing information applicable to pediatric patients.


Oct 9, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 9, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Constance Morella
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district


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Last Updated: Oct 9, 2002
Length: 14 pages

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Summary (CRS)
Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require license applications for new drugs and biological products to assess such drug's or product's safety and effectiveness for relevant pediatric ...

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Oct 9, 2002


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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