About the bill
President of the United States George W. Bush signed the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 (FDAAA) on September 27, 2007. This law reviewed, expanded, and reaffirmed several existing pieces of legislation regulating the FDA. These changes allow the FDA to perform more comprehensive reviews of potential new drugs and devices. It was sponsored by Reps. Joe Barton and Frank Pallone and passed unanimously by the Senate.
The FDAAA extended the authority to levy fees to companies applying for approval of drugs, expanded clinical trial guidelines for pediatric ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2007
Length: 156 pages
Sep 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 27, 2007
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 27, 2007.
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 2900: Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007
Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 11, 2007. 74% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 2589: Improving Pharmaceuticals for Children Act of 2007
Introduced on Jun 6, 2007. 57% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 484: Enhancing Drug Safety and Innovation Act of 2007
Introduced on Feb 1, 2007. 17% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 1494: Pediatric Medical Device Safety and Improvement Act of 2007
Introduced on Mar 13, 2007. 77% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 830: Pediatric Medical Device Safety and Improvement Act of 2007
Introduced on Mar 8, 2007. 76% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 993: Pediatric Research Improvement Act
Introduced on Mar 27, 2007. 50% incorporated. (compare text)
Jul 11, 2007
Source Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2900 (110th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 3580 (110th).
Sep 19, 2007
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 19, 2007
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Sep 20, 2007
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.
Sep 27, 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 3580 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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