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H.R. 4087 (112th): Prescription Drug Labeling Promotion Act of 2012

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To provide for the development and dissemination of best practices to ensure that visually-impaired and blind individuals in the United States have safe, consistent, reliable, and independent access to the information in prescription drug labeling.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Edward “Ed” Markey

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 24, 2012
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Feb 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

S. 3187: Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 9, 2012. (compare text)

History

Feb 24, 2012
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4087 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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