To allow the importation, distribution, and sale of investigational drugs and devices intended for use by terminally ill patients who execute an informed consent document.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Aug 2, 2012
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H.R. 6342 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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