New Cosponsor — Oct 11, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (6 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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.
6/15/2011--Introduced.Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to deny ... Read more >
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. (2015). 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. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1211>
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