S. 2543: Changing the Culture of the FDA Act

A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to amend the mission statement of the Food and Drug Administration.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Feb 11, 2016


Referred to Committee on Feb 11, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 11, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Joe Manchin III

Senior Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2016
Length: 2 pages


1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Feb 11, 2016

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 2543 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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