H.R. 6514 (112th): Cody Miller Initiative for Safer Prescriptions Act


Sep 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Christopher Gibson

Representative for New York's 20th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to promulgate regulations regarding the authorship, content, format, and dissemination of Patient Medication Information to ensure patients receive consistent and high-quality information about their prescription medications and are aware of the potential risks and benefits of prescription medications.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2012--Introduced.Cody Miller Initiative for Safer Prescriptions Act - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to promulgate regulations ... Read more >

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Sep 21, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6514”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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S. 3212 (Related)
Cody Miller Initiative for Safer Prescriptions Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2012

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