H.R. 6353 (110th): Ryan Haight Online Pharmacy Consumer Protection Act of 2008

Introduced:

Jun 24, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 15, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-425

Sponsor:

Bart Stupak

Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2008
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to address online pharmacies.

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History

Jun 24, 2008
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 17, 2008
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 23, 2008
 
Passed House

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

Sep 30, 2008
 
Passed Senate

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.

Oct 15, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6353”). 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
13 cosponsors (8R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 980 (Related)
Ryan Haight Online Pharmacy Consumer Protection Act of 2008

Passed Senate
Last Action: Apr 1, 2008

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