Summary: H.R.6062 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/03/2020)

This bill expands existing requirements relating to supply shortages of life-saving drugs to also apply to life-saving medical devices.

Generally, a manufacturer must (1) notify the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of supply interruptions in certain circumstances, (2) provide for the expedited review of a new device that may mitigate the shortage, and (3) allow the FDA to authorize the importation of the device for emergency medical care.