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H.R. 1407 (113th): Animal Drug User Fee Amendments of 2013

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To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to reauthorize user fee programs relating to new animal drugs.

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Sponsor and status

John Shimkus

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2013
Length: 66 pages
Apr 9, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 622: Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Reauthorization Act of 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 13, 2013. (compare text)

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What legislators are saying

Upton touts his committees bipartisan #RecordOfSuccess, unveils new resource chronicling efforts in the 113th Congress
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 17, 2014

President Signs Bipartisan Animal Health Bill Benefiting Michigan Jobs, Pets, Livestock
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 13, 2013

Upton Hails House Passage of Critical Health Bills to Support Animal Drug Programs, Secure Prescription Drug Supply Chain
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 3, 2013

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Apr 9, 2013

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May 7, 2013
Considered by Health

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May 14, 2013
Considered by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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May 15, 2013
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H.R. 1407 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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