H.R. 5786 (111th): Safe Cosmetics Act of 2010


Jul 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 20, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2010
Length: 47 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/20/2010--Introduced.Safe Cosmetics Act of 2010 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to expand the regulation of cosmetics, including to require: (1) annual registration of any establishment engaged ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 20, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5786”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (22D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2359 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 2011

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