H.R. 4475 (113th): Compassionate Freedom of Choice Act of 2014

Introduced:

Apr 10, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 10, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Morgan Griffith
Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2014
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To allow the manufacture, importation, distribution, and sale of investigational drugs and devices intended for use by terminally ill patients who execute an informed consent document, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 790 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 5, 2015

H.R. 5854 (Related)
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Last Action: Dec 11, 2014

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4475” means this is a House of Representatives 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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History

Introduced
Apr 10, 2014

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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