S. 1848 (99th): Pharmaceutical Export Amendments of 1986


Nov 13, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 14, 1986 but was never passed by the House.


Orrin Hatch

Senator from Utah


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish conditions for the export of drugs.

Summary (CRS)

5/14/1986--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended, roll call #99 (91-7)) Pharmaceutical Export Amendments of 1986 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to permit the export of certain ... Read more >

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Nov 13, 1985

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Nov 19, 1985
Reported by Committee

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May 14, 1986
Passed Senate

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1848”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (11R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2878 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 1984

S. 1744 (Related)
State Comprehensive Mental Health Services Plan Act of 1986

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986

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