About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safety and quality of medical products and enhance the authorities of the Food and Drug Administration, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
7/31/2008--Introduced.Drug and Device Accountability Act of 2008 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) to deem a drug or device to be misbranded unless certain conditions related ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jul 31, 2008
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Apr 23, 2009
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 882 (111th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3409”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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S. 882 (111th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3409 — 110th Congress: Drug and Device Accountability Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3409
“S. 3409 — 110th Congress: Drug and Device Accountability Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3409>
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