S. 1077: Advancing Breakthrough Devices for Patients Act of 2016

Introduced:

Apr 23, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Mar 9, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 9, 2016.

Sponsor:

Richard Burr

Senior Senator from North Carolina

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2016
Length: 20 pages

Prognosis:

35% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for expedited development of and priority review for breakthrough devices.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 23, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 9, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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