A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow for the personal importation of safe and affordable prescription drugs from approved pharmacies.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Louisiana. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 16, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Jul 16, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 16, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 16, 2015
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S. 1790 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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