Summary: S.172 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 109-96 (11/09/2005)

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on July 29, 2005. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Deems all contact lenses to be medical devices under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. (Currently, some non-corrective, decorative contact lenses are regulated as cosmetics).