This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
Senate approves FDA appropriations for fiscal 2010 on Aug. 4, including $315 million for the device center - approximately $35 million more than the center received in FY 2009. Overall, the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Act would give FDA about $2.35 billion in FY 2010, a $299 million increase over the prior year and the same amount approved by the House July 9 (1"The Gray Sheet" July 13, 2009)
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