To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to strengthen the ability of the Food and Drug Administration to seek advice from external experts regarding rare diseases, the burden of rare diseases, and the unmet medical needs of individuals with rare diseases.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 7, 2012
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on March 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 7, 2012
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H.R. 4156 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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