There is 1 version of this bill. View text

Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries

Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

FACT Act
Federal Accountability in Chemical Testing Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the ICCVAM Authorization Act of 2000 to improve reporting about animal testing and alternative test method use by Federal agencies, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/04/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
01/25/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
01/04/2019Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/04/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (27)


Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce01/04/2019 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health01/25/2019 Referred to

No related bill information was received for H.R.249.


Latest Summary (1)

There is one summary for H.R.249. View summaries

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (01/04/2019)

Federal Accountability in Chemical Testing Act or the FACT Act

This bill requires the reports of the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods to include a description of the progress on the development and use of alternative methods for toxicological testing by participating federal agencies.

Federal agencies that require or recommend toxicological testing must provide the committee with necessary information.