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Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2009
Length: 2 pages
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 540 — 111th Congress: Medical Device Safety Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s540
“S. 540 — 111th Congress: Medical Device Safety Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s540>
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