Summary

                            To amend the ICCVAM Authorization Act of 2000 to improve reporting about animal testing and alternative test method use by Federal agencies, and for other purposes.

Introduced in House
Federal Accountability in Chemical Testing Act or the FACT Act

This bill amends the ICCVAM Authorization Act of 2000 to require the reports of
the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods
(ICCVAM) to include a description of the progress on the development and use of
alternative methods for toxicological testing by participating federal agencies.

Federal agencies that require or recommend toxicological testing must provide
the ICCVAM with the information needed to carry out the Act.



                        

Actions

  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

    Feb 3rd, 2017
  • Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

    Feb 2nd, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Feb 2nd, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Feb 2nd, 2017