S. 1881 (108th): Medical Devices Technical Corrections Act

Introduced:

Nov 18, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 1, 2004

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 1, 2004.

Law:

Pub.L. 108-214

Sponsor:

Lamar Alexander

Senator from Tennessee

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2004
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to make technical corrections relating to the amendments by the Medical Device User Fee and Modernization Act of 2002, and for other purposes.

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History

Nov 18, 2003
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 21, 2003
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 25, 2003
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 9, 2004
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by House Committee.

Mar 10, 2004
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Mar 12, 2004
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 1, 2004
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 10, 2004 10:49 a.m.
Passed 396/0

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