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S.1700 Medical Device Regulatory Improvement Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Oct 13, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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  • 0% of users oppose S.1700

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    Supporting Organizations

    • Continuing Medical Education Coalition

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    • California Healthcare Institute

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    • Advanced Medical Technology Association

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    • Boston Scientific

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    • Public Citizen

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    • An Update On Section 1504 of Dodd-Frank - Corporate Compliance - June 05, 2012 by Mike Koehler - (See here for a prior post regarding S. 1700 introduced in the Senate in September 2009). As I noted in the prior posts, bribery and corruption are bad, but that does not mean that every attempt to curtail bribery and corruption ...

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      As noted by Mike Koehler on June 05, 2012, "(See here for a prior post regarding S. 1700 introduced in the Senate in September 2009). As I noted in the prior posts, bribery and corruption are bad, but that does not mean that every attempt to curtail bribery and corruption ..." (/url?q=http://www.corporatecomplianceinsights.com/an-update-on-section-1504-of-dodd-frank/&sa=U&ei=FiTST5_pCsOg2QXoqZ2uDw&ved=0CDsQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNFfAF_9a8_0cG38MWduJhrRywnzCQ)
    • An Update On Section 1504 of Dodd-Frank - Corporate Compliance - June 05, 2012 by Mike Koehler - (See here for a prior post regarding S. 1700 introduced in the Senate in September 2009). As I noted in the prior posts, bribery and corruption are bad, but that does not mean that every attempt to curtail bribery and corruption ...

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      As noted by Mike Koehler on June 05, 2012, "(See here for a prior post regarding S. 1700 introduced in the Senate in September 2009). As I noted in the prior posts, bribery and corruption are bad, but that does not mean that every attempt to curtail bribery and corruption ..." (/url?q=http://www.corporatecomplianceinsights.com/an-update-on-section-1504-of-dodd-frank/&sa=U&ei=kNTQT-3ZGubK2AXaqcTUDA&ved=0CDQQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNG6WeK2l0FbKSTLFqOct-W6h0Fp9Q)
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      As noted by Mike Koehler on June 04, 2012, "(See here for a prior post regarding S. 1700 introduced in the Senate in September 2009). As I noted in the prior posts, bribery and corruption are bad, but that does not mean that every attempt to curtail bribery and corruption ..." (/url?q=http://www.fcpaprofessor.com/an-update-on-section-1504&sa=U&ei=yWnPT4TwHMWC2wWp_J2xDA&ved=0CDQQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNHJe4vZHAxG0pMLKxXzf8HwlfFlPQ)

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