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S. 3942: Securing America’s Medical Supply Chain and Advancing the Production of Life Saving Medicines Act

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A bill to establish the position of Chief Pharmaceutical and Medical Supply Chain Negotiator in the Office of the United States Trade Representative, to be responsible for conducting trade negotiations and enforcing trade agreements related to acts, policies, and practices of foreign governments that fail to appropriately reward United States innovation with respect to pharmaceuticals, to advance domestic production of life-saving medicines, and to secure the United States medical supply chain to eliminate reliance on foreign governments, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Kelly Loeffler

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Georgia. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Jun 11, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jun 11, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 11, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Jun 11, 2020

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S. 3942 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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