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Obama signs bill amending FDA user-fee law
Modern Healthcare

President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday that will amend the Food and Drug Administration’s user-fee law to ensure that a new program intended to improve approval times for generic drugs can begin. The FDA User Fee Correction Act, which was passed by the House and Senate last month before Congress adjourned, addresses the industry’s concern that the government’s temporary funding measure would delay implementation of the generic user-fee program.