To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Fitzpatrick Praises Removal of Essure from U.S. Market”
— Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA1] (Sponsor) on Jul 24, 2018
Apr 26, 2017
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H.R. 2164 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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