New Cosponsor — Sep 16, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Kagen [D-WI8, 2007-2010]
The bill now has 36 cosponsors (22 Democrats, 14 Republicans).
Mar 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2009
Length: 140 pages
Reported by Committee — Jun 11, 2009
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes.
3/4/2009--Introduced.Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) to revise provisions governing the importation of prescription drugs. Waives the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1298”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1298 — 111th Congress: Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1298
“H.R. 1298 — 111th Congress: Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1298>
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