Summary: S.1070 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (05/08/2017)

Risk-Based Classification of Accessories Act of 2017

This bill revises how accessories to medical devices are classified. Specifically, the Food and Drug Administration must classify accessories based on the risks when used as intended, notwithstanding the classification of any other device with which such accessory is intended to be used.