To clarify that the overall trade negotiating objectives of the United States include avoiding provisions in trade agreements that restrict the access of consumers in the United States to pharmaceutical imports, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2005
Length: 4 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 28, 2005
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H.R. 3583 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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