Senate Democrats

Reid: Senate Sending President Bill To Improve Americans’ Access To Safe Drugs

Washington, DCSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today following passage of the Food and Drug Administration Revitalization Act:

“Today we are sending a bill to the President that will reauthorize the successful drug and medical-device user-fee programs.  In addition, this bill will improve drug and food safety for America’s consumers and reauthorizes key programs to ensure that medicines and medical devices work well for children.  This vital legislation is a victory for ensuring that life-saving drugs and devices come to market in a timely and safe way.  I hope the President will sign it.”