To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow the sponsor of a drug to use a non-animal test as an alternative to an animal test for purposes of demonstrating the safety and effectiveness of a drug if such approach satisfies the requirements of the applicable statutes and regulations.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 12, 2020
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on November 12, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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10 Cosponsors (7 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Nov 12, 2020
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Mar 16, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1905.
H.R. 8736 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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