New Cosponsor — Sep 21, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14]
The bill now has 26 cosponsors (26 Democrats).
Jun 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
Length: 59 pages
To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes.
6/24/2011--Introduced.Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the regulation of cosmetics by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS).Requires ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5786 (111th).
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. 2359”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2359 — 112th Congress: Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2359
“H.R. 2359 — 112th Congress: Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2359>
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