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H.R. 4250 (113th): Sunscreen Innovation Act

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide an alternative process for review of safety and effectiveness of nonprescription sunscreen active ingredients and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ed Whitfield

Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2014
Length: 27 pages
Introduced:

Mar 13, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Passed House (Senate next)

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

See Instead:

S. 2141 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 26, 2014

History

Mar 13, 2014
 
Introduced

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Apr 7, 2014
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 19, 2014
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 14, 2014
 
Considered by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 15, 2014
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 28, 2014
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 4250 (113th) was a 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.

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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