Summary: H.R.1422 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1422. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/13/1991)

Silicone Safety and Information Act - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require a physician performing a silicone gel implant to provide the patient in advance with a summary prepared by the Secretary of Health and Human Services respecting the associated advantages, disadvantages, and risks. Directs the Secretary to provide such a summary to physicians. Sets forth a civil monetary penalty for violations by physicians.