Texas Action Alert: Help Nullify Some FDA Restrictions on Terminally-ill Patients

Texas HB438 and SB694 would nullify in practice some FDA restrictions pertaining to experimental drugs for terminally ill patients. HB438 is in the House Committee on Public Health, and SB694 is in the Senate Committee on Health & Human Services. The bills must pass through their committee assignments successfully before they can receive full votes in their respective chambers.

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Signed by the Governor in Wyoming: Right to Try Act Effectively Nullifies Some FDA Restrictions on Terminally-ill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Mar. 13, 2015) – A Wyoming 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 Gov. Matt Mead on Monday. Introduced by Sen. Bruce Burns (R-Sheridan), Senate File 3 (SF3), the Wyoming Right to Try Act, is the latest…

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Arizona State House Votes to Nullify Common Core, 34-23

PHOENIX (Mar. 12, 2015) – Yesterday, the Arizona state house passed a bill that would ban Common Core, nullifying its implementation. The vote was 34-23. Introduced by State Reps. Mark Finchem (R-11), Brenda Barton (R-6), Jay Lawrence (R-23), and Noel W. Campbell (R-1), House Bill 2190 (HB2190) would prohibit the state board of education from…

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Arizona House Passes Bill to Block Obamacare Enforcement, 36-21

PHOENIX (Mar. 11, 2015) – Today, the Arizona House passed a bill that would create significant roadblocks for implementation of the Affordable Care Act, leaving the federal program without an enforcement mechanism in the state should it become law. The vote was 36-21. Introduced State Reps. Justin Olson and Rep. Vince Leach, House Bill 2643 (HB2643)…

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