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HB 4046 - Pharmaceutical Company Liability - Key Vote

Michigan Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -

Title: Pharmaceutical Company Liability

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (58-49) - (Key vote)

Title: Pharmaceutical Company Liability

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill which adds pharmaceutical products to the Michigan Consumer Protection Act, allowing consumers to file product liability lawsuits against pharmaceutical companies.

Highlights:
- Defines legal pharmaceutical products as “goods" [sec. 2 (c)]. - Includes prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, herbal products, dietary supplements and botanical extracts [sec. 3 (1)(ll)]. -Makes pharmaceutical companies liable for any failure to disclose risks associated with specific products. [sec. 3. (1)(ll)].
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Pharmaceutical Company Liability

Sponsors

  • Mary Valentine (MI - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Kathy Angerer (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joan Bauer (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Douglas A. 'Doug' Bennett (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Terry L. Brown (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Pamela 'Pam' Byrnes (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara 'Barb' Byrum (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul F. Condino (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Marc R. Corriveau (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Dean (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Marie Donigan (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Matthew O. 'Matt' Gillard (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard E. Hammel (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ted Hammon (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Morris W. Hood III (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Hoon-Yung Hopgood (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael A. Lahti (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Kathleen Law (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • LaMar Lemmons Jr. (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven W. 'Steve' Lindberg (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary McDowell (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark S. Meadows (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tim Melton (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Simpson (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alma Wheeler Smith (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dudley Spade (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven H. Tobocman (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Aldo Vagnozzi (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Coleman A. Young II (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
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