S.1538 - DSHEA Full Implementation and Enforcement Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Harkin, Tom [D-IA] (Introduced 07/31/2003)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/31/2003 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1538 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/31/2003)
DSHEA Full Implementation and Enforcement Act of 2003 - Authorizes appropriations for FY 2004 through 2008: (1) to carry out the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA) and all applicable regulatory requirements for dietary supplements under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA); and (2) for expanded research and development of consumer information on dietary supplements by the Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Makes appropriations: (1) for FY 2004, to carry out DSHEA and all applicable regulatory requirements for dietary supplements under FFDCA; and (2) for FY 2004 through 2008, for expanded research and development of consumer information on dietary supplements by ODS at NIH.
Requires the Food and Drug Administration to fully and appropriately use such funds to regulate dietary supplements.
Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to report annually to Congress on the implementation and enforcement of the DSHEA.