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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Medical Device Guardians Act of 2016

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require physicians and physician's offices to be treated as covered device users required to report on certain adverse events involving medical devices, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

06/08/2016 Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

06/08/2016 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/08/2016 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Committees (1)

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House Energy and Commerce06/08/2016 Referred to

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Subjects (7)

  • Drug safety, medical device, and laboratory regulation
  • Health care quality
  • Health information and medical records
  • Health personnel
  • Health technology, devices, supplies
  • Product safety and quality

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Introduced in House (06/08/2016)

Medical Device Guardians Act of 2016

This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act by requiring physicians to report to the Food and Drug Administration about significant adverse experiences caused by medical devices.