S. 957 (113th): Drug Supply Chain Security Act


May 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Bennet

Senior Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: May 15, 2013
Length: 114 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the pharmaceutical distribution supply chain.

Summary (CRS)

5/15/2013--Introduced.Drug Supply Chain Security Act - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish requirements to facilitate the tracing of drug products through the pharmaceutical supply distribution chain.Provides ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 15, 2013

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. 957”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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. 3204 (Related)
Drug Quality and Security Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 27, 2013

S. 959 (Related)
Pharmaceutical Quality, Security, and Accountability Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2013

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