H. R. 4439
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
September 30 (legislative day, September 29), 2020
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to extend the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue priority review vouchers to encourage treatments for rare pediatric diseases.
This Act may be cited as the
Creating Hope Reauthorization Act.
Extension of authority to issue priority review vouchers to encourage treatments for rare pediatric diseases
Section 529(b)(5) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 360ff(b)(5)) is amended—
December 11, 2020 each place it appears and inserting
September 30, 2024; and
in subparagraph (B), by striking
December 11, 2022 and inserting
September 30, 2026.
Passed the House of Representatives September 29, 2020.
Cheryl L. Johnson,