H.R.4853: Medical Device Nonvisual Accessibility Act of 2021

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65 (62 Democrats, 3 Republicans)

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Bill Summary

Medical Device Nonvisual Accessibility Act of 2021 This bill requires certain medical devices with a digital interface to meet nonvisual accessibility standards established by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Specifically, the FDA must establish regulations to require a Class II or Class III medical device with a digital interface to provide a blind or low-vision user access to the same services and information, and generally the same...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 30, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
July 29, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
July 29, 2021

Introduced in the House by Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.)

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