Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 19, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 6, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 24th congressional district
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.
9/6/1984--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #379 (362-0)) Drug Price Competition and Patent Term Restoration Act of 1984 - TitleI - Abbreviated New Drug ApplicationsAmends the Federal Food, ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3605>
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