Vote — Feb 10, 2016 5:33 p.m.
GovTrack Insider, our Kickstarter-backed work to summarize bills in Congress, has resumed. Here’s what we’ve been up to:
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 742”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 742 — 109th Congress: Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s742
“S. 742 — 109th Congress: Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s742>
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