Hearing: “Improving Safety and Transparency in America’s Food and Drugs”

Subcommittee on Health (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 (10:00 AM)

2322 RHOB
Washington, D.C.

Witnesses

Panel one

Dr. Jeff Allen
President and CEO, Friends of Cancer Research

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 06:08 PM

Dr. Kao-Ping Chua
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Mr. Richard Kaeser
Vice President, Global Band Protection, Johnson & Johnson

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Dr. Fernando Muzzio
Distinguished Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Panel two

Mr. Tom Balmer
Executive Vice President, National Milk Producers Federation

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Ms. Melanie Benesh
Legislative Attorney, Environmental Working Group

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 03:47 PM

Mr. J. David Carlin
Senior Vice President of Legislative Affairs and Economic Policy, International Dairy Foods Association

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Dr. Douglas Corey
Past President, American Association of Equine Practitioners

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 12:56 PM

Ms. Talia Day
Patient Advocate

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Dr. Paul DeLeo
Principal, Integral Consulting, Inc.

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Ms. Mardi Mountford
President, Infant Nutrition Council of America

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 10:31 AM

Ms. Nancy Perry
Senior Vice President, Government Relations, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/28/2020 at 09:14 AM

Ms. Sara Sorscher
Deputy Director of Regulatory Affairs, Center for Science in the Public Interest

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  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 01/27/2020 at 06:08 PM

Text of Legislation

  • H.R. 961, the ‘‘Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2019’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 1769, the ‘‘Defending Against Imitations and Replacements of Yogurt, Milk, and Cheese To Promote Regular Intake of Dairy Everyday Act’’ or the ‘‘DAIRY PRIDE Act’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 2117, the ‘‘Food Allergy Safety, Treatment, Education, and Research Act of 2019’’ or the ‘‘FASTER Act of 2019’’. [PDF]
  • H.R. 2267, the ‘‘Infant Formula Protection Act of 2019’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 2827, the ‘‘Keep Food Containers Safe from PFAS Act of 2019’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 4487, the ‘‘Codifying Useful Regulatory Definitions Act’’ or the ‘‘CURD Act’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 4712, the ‘‘Fairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 4866, the ‘‘National Centers of Excellence in Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Act of 2019’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 5663, the ‘‘Safeguarding Therapeutics Act’’ [PDF]
  • H.R. 5668, the ‘‘Making Objective Drug Evidence Revisions for New Labeling Act of 2020" or the ‘‘MODERN Labeling Act of 2020’’ [PDF]

Support Documents

  • Hearing Notice [PDF]
  • Briefing Memo [PDF]

First Published: January 24, 2020 at 04:44 PM
Last Updated: January 28, 2020 at 09:14 AM