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H.R. 5554: Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2018

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to reauthorize user fee programs relating to new animal drugs and generic new animal drugs.

Sponsor and status

Markwayne Mullin

Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2018
Length: 16 pages
Introduced:

Apr 18, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 14, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 14, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-234

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 5554 will add $249 million in new spending through 2023.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2434: Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2018

Ordered Reported on Feb 28, 2018. 96% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5599: Animal Health and Innovation Act of 2018

Introduced on Apr 24, 2018. 87% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Apr 18, 2018
 
Introduced

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May 9, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 12, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 16, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 31, 2018
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 14, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5554 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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