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Short Titles as Introduced

Fairness to Pet Owners Act of 2015

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to promote competition and help consumers save money by giving them the freedom to choose where they buy prescription pet medications, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/06/2015Introduced in Senate

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05/06/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (4)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Lee, Mike [R-UT]* 05/06/2015
Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY]* 05/06/2015
Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] 07/06/2016
Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ] 12/08/2016

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation05/06/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (05/06/2015)

Fairness to Pet Owners Act of 2015

Directs the Federal Trade Commission to require prescribers of animal drugs to verify prescriptions and provide copies of prescriptions to pet owners, pet owner designees, and pharmacies, without the prescriber demanding payment or establishing other conditions.

Treats a violation of this Act as an unfair or deceptive act or practice under the Federal Trade Commission Act.