HR 2227

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2227

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the regulation of medical gases, taking into account the special characteristics of medical gases, the special techniques and processes required to produce medical gases, and the established history of safe and effective use of medical gases.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 16, 2011

Mr. LANCE (for himself and Mr. MURPHY of Connecticut) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the regulation of medical gases, taking into account the special characteristics of medical gases, the special techniques and processes required to produce medical gases, and the established history of safe and effective use of medical gases.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. REGULATION OF MEDICAL GASES.

`Subchapter G--Medical Gases

`SEC. 575. DEFINITIONS.

`SEC. 576. REGULATION OF MEDICAL GASES.

`SEC. 577. MEDICAL GAS ADVISORY COMMITTEE.

SEC. 4. FEES RELATING TO MEDICAL GAS REGULATION.

`PART 6--FEES RELATING TO MEDICAL GASES

`SEC. 744. AUTHORITY TO ASSESS AND COLLECT FEES.

`SEC. 744A. REAUTHORIZATION; REPORTING REQUIREMENTS.

SEC. 5. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS.

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