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May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 25 pages
A bill to provide incentives for investment in research and development for new medicines, to enhance access to new medicines, and for other purposes.
5/26/2011--Introduced.Medical Innovation Prize Fund Act - Denies any person the exclusive right to manufacture, distribute, sell, or use in interstate commerce a drug, a biological product, or a drug or ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 627 (113th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1137”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1137 — 112th Congress: Medical Innovation Prize Fund Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1137
“S. 1137 — 112th Congress: Medical Innovation Prize Fund Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1137>
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