New Cosponsor — Apr 19, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Mark Begich [D-AK, 2009-2014]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Democrats).
Apr 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2012
Length: 2 pages
A bill to permit manufacturers of generic drugs to provide additional warnings with respect to such drugs in the same manner that the Food and Drug Administration allows brand names to do so.
4/18/2012--Introduced.Patient Safety and Generic Labeling Improvement Act - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow the holder of an approved abbreviated new drug application (generic drug approval) ... 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. 2295”). 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. 2295 — 112th Congress: Patient Safety and Generic Labeling Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2295
“S. 2295 — 112th Congress: Patient Safety and Generic Labeling Improvement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2295>
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