Senate, FDA to Improve Chinese Products' Safety

March 2008
Bioworld Week;3/24/2008, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p2
The article reports on the amendment passed by the Senate to the $3 trillion fiscal year budget resolution to increase the President George W. Bush administration's request for the Food & Drug Administration (FDS) in the U.S. The Senate's proposal meets the amount recommended by the FDA Science Board, which issued a scathing report in December 2007 about the agency's inability to fulfill its mission of protecting the public health.


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