New Cosponsor — Sep 14, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Dan Boren [D-OK2, 2005-2012]
The bill now has 96 cosponsors (73 Democrats, 23 Republicans).
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Jun 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2011
Length: 11 pages
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide the Food and Drug Administration with improved capacity to prevent drug shortages.
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. 2245”). 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. (2016). H.R. 2245 — 112th Congress: Preserving Access to Life-Saving Medications Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2245
“H.R. 2245 — 112th Congress: Preserving Access to Life-Saving Medications Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2245>
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