New Cosponsor — May 29, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lou Barletta [R-PA11]
The bill now has 13 cosponsors (8 Republicans, 5 Democrats).
Dec 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2011
Length: 5 pages
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to fast track approval of certain orphan drugs.
Unlocking Lifesaving Treatments for Rare-Diseases Act or ULTRA - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to approve an ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3737 — 112th Congress: ULTRA. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3737
“H.R. 3737 — 112th Congress: ULTRA.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3737>
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