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- Full Title
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.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 9, 2011
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The “S.” in “S. 1211” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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. 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. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1211>
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