New Cosponsor — Apr 24, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ4]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (17 Republicans).
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Oct 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on October 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 14, 2011
Length: 4 pages
To reaffirm the Safe Medical Devices Act of 1990 by requiring that the Secretary of Health and Human Services establish a schedule and issue regulations as required under section 515(i) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, and for other purposes.
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. 3208”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3208 — 112th Congress: Patients Come First Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3208
“H.R. 3208 — 112th Congress: Patients Come First Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3208>
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