New Cosponsor — Oct 11, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (6 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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Jun 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from California
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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2011
Length: 16 pages
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1211”). 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. (2016). S. 1211 — 112th Congress: Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1211
“S. 1211 — 112th Congress: Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1211>
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