H.R. 5729 (113th): Adding Ebola to the FDA Priority Review Voucher Program Act

To expand the program of priority review to encourage treatments for tropical diseases.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 18, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Introduced (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on November 18, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 2917: Adding Ebola to the FDA Priority Review Voucher Program Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2014. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Marsha Blackburn

Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014
Length: 2 pages

History

Nov 18, 2014
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5729 (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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