To the Governor’s Desk: Tennessee Legislature Passes ‘Right to Try’ Bill to Nullify in Practice Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Apr. 17, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments passed unanimously through the Tennessee state Senate yesterday. It now goes to the Governor’s desk.

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Nevada Assembly Votes 41-0: Passes Right to Try Act to Effectively Nullify Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients

CARSON CITY, Nev. (Apr. 17, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments passed unanimously through the Nevada state Assembly yesterday. The vote was 41-0.

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14 States and Counting: North Dakota ‘Right to Try’ Act Signed into Law, Effectively Nullifies Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients

BISMARCK, N.D. (Apr. 17, 2015) – A North Dakota bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments was signed into law by Governor Jack Dalrymple this week.

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Texas Senate Passes Resolution Reaffirming State Sovereignty, 20-11

AUSTIN, Texas (Apr. 17, 2015) – On Monday, the Texas Senate passed a resolution serving notice and demand to the federal government to “halt and reverse, effective immediately, its practice of assuming powers and imposing mandates and laws upon the states for purposes not enumerated by the Constitution of the United States of America.”

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To the Governor in Virginia: Bill to Block License Plate Tracking

RICHMOND, Va. (Apr. 17, 2015) – Yesterday, the Virginia Assembly gave final approval to a bill that would put strict limitations on the use of data collected by Automated License Place Readers (ALPRs) and help block a nationwide license plate tracking program operated by the federal government.

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Illinois House Votes 114-1: Passes Right to Try Act to Effectively Nullify Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Apr. 16, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments unanimously passed the Illinois state House yesterday. The vote was 114-1.

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