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      Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    IntroducedJanuary 21st, 2010

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Title

Nanotechnology Safety Act of 2010

Official Title

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish a nanotechnology program.

Summary

Nanotechnology Safety Act of 2010 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish within the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) a program for the scientific investigation of nanoscale materials included or intended for inclusion in FDA-regulated products to address: (1) the potential toxicology of such materials; (2) the effects of such materials on biological systems; and (3) the interaction of such materials with biological systems.

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