To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the approval of certain antibacterial and antifungal drugs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 3, 2015
Length: 31 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on June 3, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“With Over 10,000 Diseases & Only 500 Treatments Shimkus Votes for Cures”
— Rep. John Shimkus [R-IL15] (Sponsor) on Jul 10, 2015
Jun 3, 2015
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H.R. 2629 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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