S. 2876 (96th): Contraceptive Labeling and Advertising Act


Jun 25, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jacob Javits

Senator from New York


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act to require that the label and advertising for contraceptive drugs and devices state the effectiveness of the drugs and devices in preventing conception in humans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/25/1980--Introduced.Contraceptive Labeling and Advertising Act - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that the label for contraceptive drugs and devices state:(1) the range of effectiveness of ... Read more >

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Jun 25, 1980

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