To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2008
Length: 2 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on June 26, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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71 Cosponsors (66 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
Jun 26, 2008
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Mar 5, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1346 (111th).
H.R. 6381 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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