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Socma to Lobby for Better R&D Funding and Imports Oversight

1:05 PM MDT | September 19, 2007 | Kara Sissell

Socma’s legislative priorities for the rest of this year include boosting funding for biofuels R&D, increasing FDA oversight of pharmaceutical ingredient imports, and maintaining the existing framework for the Toxics Substances Control Act (TSCA), says Bill Allmond, Socma director/government affairs. With much of Congress’s attention focused on Iraq policy and, later this year, on energy legislation it could be next year before Congress takes action on pharmaceutical ingredient imports or other Socma priorities, Allmond says. Increased funding for...

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