S.622: Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Reauthorization Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Tom Harkin, D-Iowa
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced March 20, 2013
Latest Major Action June 13, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.)

Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Reauthorization Act of 2013 - Title I: Fees Relating to Animal Drugs - Animal Drug User Fee Amendments of 2013 - (Sec. 103) Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to extend for FY2014-FY2018 the authority of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to collect animal drug user fees, specifically new animal drug application or supplemental animal drug application fees, animal drug product fees, animal drug establishment fees, and animal drug sponsor fees.

Revises the due date for annual user fees to the later of January 31 of each year or the first business day after enactment of an appropriations act providing for the collection and obligation of fees for the fiscal year.

Establishes the amount of revenue such fees can generate. Specifies percentages of t...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 13, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-14.
June 13, 2013 Signed by President.
June 6, 2013 Presented to President.
June 3, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 3, 2013

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 390 - 12 (Roll no. 185). (text: CR H2984-2991)

June 3, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H3001)
June 3, 2013 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
June 3, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 622.
June 3, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2984-2993)
June 3, 2013 Mr. Latta moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
May 9, 2013 Held at the desk.
May 9, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
May 9, 2013 Received in the House.
May 8, 2013 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3275-3282; text as passed Senate: CR S3275-3282)
March 20, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 31.
March 20, 2013 Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Original measure reported to Senate by Senator Harkin. Without written report.