H.R. 1038 (110th): To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes.


Feb 14, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 30th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2007
Length: 38 pages

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2/14/2007--Introduced.Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to establish a process for the approval of an abbreviated biological product application for products that contain the ... Read more >

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Feb 14, 2007

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35 cosponsors (27D, 8R) (show)
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S. 623 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 15, 2007

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