H.R. 2939 (112th): Pharmaceutical Stewardship Act of 2011


Sep 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louise Slaughter

Representative for New York's 28th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the disposal of drugs pursuant to national pharmaceutical stewardship programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/15/2011--Introduced.Pharmaceutical Stewardship Act of 2011 - Establishes the National Pharmaceutical Stewardship Organization as a nonprofit private corporation whose board of directors shall be appointed by the Administrator of the Environmental ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 15, 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. 2939”). 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 (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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