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Biomaterials legislation

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

"Biomaterials Access Assurance Act" becomes law Aug. 13 following President Clinton's signing of the bill (HR 872). Both the House and Senate passed the bill, which provides liability protections for suppliers of raw materials used in implantable medical devices, the week of July 27 ("The Gray Sheet" Aug. 3, p. 7)

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