H.R. 5155 (108th): Free Market Drug Act


Sep 28, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 28, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2004
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the National Institute for Biomedical Research and Development.

Summary (CRS)

9/28/2004--Introduced.Free Market Drug Act - Establishes the National Institute for Biomedical Research and Development to provide for the development of drugs, biological products, and devices to: (1) increase the number ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 28, 2004

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5155”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (9D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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