New Cosponsor — Jun 8, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Kathleen Hochul [D-NY26, 2011-2012]
The bill now has 21 cosponsors (12 Republicans, 9 Democrats).
Mar 5, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2012
Length: 12 pages
To amend section 506 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to expedited approval of drugs for serious or life-threatening diseases or conditions.
3/5/2012--Introduced.Faster Access to Specialized Treatments Act or FAST Act - Expresses the sense of Congress that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should apply specified accelerated approval and the fast ... Read more >
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. 4132”). 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. 4132 — 112th Congress: FAST Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4132
“H.R. 4132 — 112th Congress: FAST Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4132>
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