STORY FROM: Drugs & Medical Devices
New Bills Propose Stringent Requirements for Supplement Manufacturers
January 13, 2002
icTendicwo bills introduced in the House last fall by Rep. Susan Davis (D-Calif.) would require supplement manufacturers and distributors to be more forthcoming about what they know about their products. photo-6 "The goals of these bills are to facilitate the flow of information between consumers and the industry," said Rep. Davis in a statement. "Consumers have the right to know what they are putting into their bodies. People are getting sick and some are dying. Congress must act."
The Dietary Supplement Information Act (H.R. 3065) proposes to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require dietary ...