New Cosponsor — Sep 14, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Dan Boren [D-OK2, 2005-2012]
The bill now has 96 cosponsors (73 Democrats, 23 Republicans).
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.
6/21/2011--Introduced.Preserving Access to Life-Saving Medications Act of 2011 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require the manufacturer of a prescription drug marketed in interstate commerce to ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2245>
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