Summary: S.4492 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (08/06/2020)

Safe Drugs Act

This bill authorizes the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to order the mandatory recall of any drug when the FDA determines that there is a reasonable probability that the drug would cause serious adverse health consequences or death.

Currently, the FDA may order a mandatory recall under such circumstances only with respect to a controlled substance.