H.R. 2726 (111th): Counterfeit Drug Enforcement Act of 2009


Jun 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve Israel

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2009
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to increase criminal penalties for the sale or trade of prescription drugs knowingly caused to be adulterated or misbranded, to modify requirements for maintaining records of the chain-of-custody of prescription drugs, to establish recall authority regarding drugs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/4/2009--Introduced.Tim Fagan's Law or the Counterfeit Drug Enforcement Act of 2009 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish a criminal fine and/or imprisonment for a person ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 4, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2726”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 4076 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 5, 2007

H.R. 6679 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 18, 2012

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