About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to enhance Food and Drug Administration oversight of medical device recalls, to provide for the conditional clearance of certain medical devices, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 30, 2012
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The “S.” in “S. 1995” 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. 1995 — 112th Congress: Medical Device Patient Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1995
“S. 1995 — 112th Congress: Medical Device Patient Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 23, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1995>
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