H.R. 2045 (112th): Freedom of Health Speech Act


May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ronald “Ron” Paul

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act concerning the burden of proof in false advertising cases involving dietary supplements and dietary ingredients.

Summary (CRS)

5/26/2011--Introduced.Freedom of Health Speech Act - Amends the Federal Trade Commission Act to prohibit the content of any publication from being considered advertising regulated under the Act unless the content ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 26, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2045”). 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 (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3394 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2009

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