H.R.5186 - Drug Importation Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kingston, Jack [R-GA-1] (Introduced 07/23/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||07/29/2002 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5186 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Drug Importation Act of 2002 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to permit an individual who is not in the business of importing prescription drugs to import prescription drugs which appear to be approved, non-narcotic, and produced by a registered producer.
Introduced in House (07/23/2002)
Provides for a program where a pharmacist who is not otherwise permitted to import a prescription drug may do so when a drug meets the above standard. Excludes controlled substances and biological products.
States that alternative labeling may be required.