Letters, Testimony & Comments

Thu, 2002-10-24 01:00
The Honorable Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. Director, Office of Management and Budget Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building, #252 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20503 Dear Director Daniels: We are writing to...
Fri, 2002-10-04 01:00
Sent to Governor Kitzhaber (October 4, 2002).
Fri, 2002-10-04 01:00
Dear Governor Kitzhaber: This letter explains why FDA objects to the pending ballot initiative to require the mandatory labeling of foods and food additives produced using genetic engineering sold in Oregon, or produced in Oregon and shipped to...
Wed, 2002-10-02 01:00
Dear Senator Daschle: The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) strongly supports the Conference Agreement on the Department of Justice Authorization Act (HR 2215) and urges passage by the U.S. Senate. The House of Representatives passed the...
Fri, 2002-09-20 01:00
Letter from BIO to the U.S. House of Representatives strongly urging members not to sign the discharge petition (H. Res. 517) offered by the Democratic leadership that would bring the "Greater Access to Affordable Pharmaceuticals Act of 2001...
Fri, 2002-09-13 01:00
Thu, 2002-08-08 01:00
BIO members should immediately become familiar with provisions of the Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Response Act of 2002 (Pub. L. No. 107-188) that require facilities in possession of select agents or high consequence livestock pathogens...
Mon, 2002-07-22 01:00
Mon, 2002-07-15 01:00
Expressing strong concerns regarding S. 812 (McCain/Schumer- Edwards/Collins)
Fri, 2002-06-14 01:00
Dear Senator Hatch:      I read in the Washington Post that Senators are considering a two-year moratorium on somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT). On behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), an...
Fri, 2002-06-14 01:00
Dear Majority Leader Daschle:      The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) opposes Senator Brownback's patent amendment to S. 2600, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, now under consideration by the U.S....
Fri, 2002-06-14 01:00
The Honorable Thomas A. Daschle 509 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Dear Majority Leader Daschle:      The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) opposes Senator Brownback's patent amendment...
Tue, 2002-06-04 01:00
Letter from HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson
Wed, 2002-05-15 01:00
Letter to Senator Ron Wyden (May 15, 2002).