About the bill
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to authorize an abbreviated new drug application under section 505 of that Act for generic new drugs equivalent to approved new drugs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3605 — 98th Congress: Drug Price Competition and Patent Term Restoration Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3605
“H.R. 3605 — 98th Congress: Drug Price Competition and Patent Term Restoration Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. July 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3605>
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