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Jun 8, 2016 Press Release
House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today introduced H.R. ____, the FDA Cross-Center Collaboration Act of 2016, legislation to encourage collaboration at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The bipartisan bill continues on the #Path2Cures by modernizing the agency to help streamline the review of drugs and devices for major disease areas across product centers.
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Jun 7, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today delivered the following remarks at a Health Subcommittee markup on H.R. 3299, the “Strengthening Public Health Emergency Response Act of 2015,” and H.R. 291, the “Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2015.”
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Jun 6, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees Collaborate on PIPES Act of 2016 to Provide Regulatory Certainty, Clarify Safety Oversight Efforts
Energy and Commerce and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees Collaborate on PIPES Act of 2016 to Provide Regulatory Certainty, Clarify Safety Oversight Efforts
May 25, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today gave the following statement during House Floor debate on the House Amendment to S. 2012, the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015.
May 25, 2016 Press Release
Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Gene Green (D-TX) delivered the following statement today at a Health Subcommittee Hearing on “Examining Cybersecurity Responsibilities at HHS.”
May 24, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today gave the following statement during House debate on H.R. 2576, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act for the 21st Century, which modernizes the Toxic Substances Control Act.
May 24, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today delivered the following remarks at a Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee Hearing on “Legislative Hearing on 17 FTC Bills.”
May 24, 2016 Press Release
Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Ranking Member Diana DeGette (D-CO) delivered the following statement today at a hearing on “Medicare and Medicaid Program Integrity: Combatting Improper Payments and Ineligible Providers.”
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May 23, 2016 Press Release
Tonight, the House overwhelmingly approved the Securing Access to Networks in Disasters Act – or the SANDy Act, which was introduced last year by Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ). Pallone gave the following statement on the House floor during debate on the bill
May 23, 2016 Press Release
Report Concludes NIH Maintained the Integrity of the Grant Review Process But FNIH Did Not Properly Serve Its Role As Intermediary
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) released a report today concluding that the National Football League (NFL) improperly attempted to influence the grant review process for a National Institutes of Health (NIH) brain injury study that the NFL had agreed to fund as part of a $30 million donation.

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