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Medical devices; preemption of state product liability claims--FDA. Proposed rule.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10176832     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is proposing to amend its regulations regarding preemption of State and local requirements applicable to medical devices. This action is being taken to clarify and codify the agency's longstanding position that available legal remedies, including State common law tort claims, generally are not preempted under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (the act).
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Federal register     Volume:  62     ISSN:  0097-6326     ISO Abbreviation:  Fed Regist     Publication Date:  1997 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-04-03     Completed Date:  1998-04-03     Revised Date:  2000-12-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7808722     Medline TA:  Fed Regist     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  65384-8     Citation Subset:  H    
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Descriptor/Qualifier:
Consumer Product Safety / legislation & jurisprudence*
Equipment and Supplies / standards*
Industry / legislation & jurisprudence*
Liability, Legal*
United States
United States Food and Drug Administration

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