In an August 21, 2012 article available here, MassDevice.com reports on the Ron Paul’s new bill which aims to give doctors authority to authorize treatment with unapproved medical devices for patients who are terminally ill.
We discussed the Compassionate Freedom Choice Act of 2012 in our previous post here. House Republicans Paul Broun (R-Ga) and Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.) co-sponsored the bill, which has been referred to the House Energy and Commerce Committee for further proceedings. Track H.R. 6342 at govtrack.us here.