Sens. Seek To Limit FDA's Health IT Regulatory Oversight
By Daniel Wilson (February 11, 2014, 5:12 PM EST) -- A pair of senators announced Monday they had introduced legislation to restrict the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's authority to regulate and tax mobile medical apps and other health care information technology as medical devices, arguing the agency's current authority over such technologies is too broad.
The bill, S. 2007, the Preventing Regulatory Overreach To Enhance Care Technology Act, or PROTECT Act, will reduce regulatory burdens and provide greater certainty for health IT makers by providing a regulatory framework for the industry that "promotes innovation and job creation while protecting patient safety," according to bill sponsors Sens. Deb Fisher, R-Neb., and...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!