H.R.5188 - Medical Device Export Promotion Act of 1994103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kim, Jay [R-CA-41] (Introduced 10/05/1994)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||10/24/1994 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.|
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- Foreign Trade and International Finance
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Summary: H.R.5188 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/05/1994)
Medical Device Export Promotion Act of 1994 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in administering a specified provision of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, to authorize the export of medical devices which are: (1) intended for export to countries that have a medical device approval process which provides assurances of the safety and effectiveness of such devices; (2) approved under the laws of the country to which they are intended for export; (3) labeled on the outside of the shipping package; and (4) not sold for sale in domestic commerce.
Prohibits such exports from being imported into the United States unless approved by the Secretary.