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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Cameron's Law

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the amount of the orphan drug tax credit, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/12/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
03/12/2020Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/12/2020Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/12/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-6]* 03/12/2020

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means03/12/2020 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce03/12/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/12/2020)

Cameron's Law

This bill increases the rate of the tax credit for clinical testing expenses for rare diseases or conditions from 25% to 50% (orphan drug tax credit).

The bill also requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to complete a study and report on enhancing and expanding the infrastructure to track the epidemiology of rare diseases or conditions.