H.R.4439 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to make permanent the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue priority review vouchers to encourage treatments for rare pediatric diseases.

Sponsored by G. K. Butterfield (D).  Introduced on 2019-09-20 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2019-09-20.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Michael McCaul (R), Jackie Speier (D), Mike Kelly (R), Eliot L. Engel (D), Gus Bilirakis (R), Robin Kelly (D), Richard Hudson (R), Bobby L. Rush (D), and Markwayne Mullin (R).

Actions

09/20/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.