U.S. Senate Approves Measure to Support Operations at the FDA to Help Propel Bioscience & MedTech Investment and Innovation
Update on Key CLSA Federal Policy Activities in Washington, D.C.
On July 13, Medicare Trustees released their annual report predicting that, due to slower than expected growth in Medicare spending, the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) will not be triggered until 2021.
On June 5, CLSA hosted a congressional briefing on the importance of funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
CLSA continues to lead efforts to build support within the California congressional delegation for the repeal of two policies that harm life sciences investment and innovation: the medical device tax and Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB).
CLSA featured in The Los Angeles Times, reacting to the President’s 2018 Budget Request, and what it would mean for the life sciences industry.
California Life Sciences Association (CLSA), the premier public policy advocacy and business leadership trade association representing California’s life sciences industry, today issued the following statement in response to the President’s FY 2018 budget request.
On May 3, 19 members of CLSA’s board of directors spent a full day on Capitol Hill meeting with more than two dozen key members of Congress on issues of importance to California’s life sciences innovation ecosystem.
On May 18, the House Energy & Commerce Health Subcommittee unanimously voted to advance legislation that would reauthorize the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) authority to collect user fees for another five years.
WASHINGTON & BAY AREA, May 9, 2017 – California Life Sciences Association (CLSA), the state’s premier public policy and business solutions organization representing the California life sciences industry, today commended the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Scott Gottlieb, M.D., as the new commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). As the key federal agency … Continue reading CLSA Applauds Confirmation of Dr. Scott Gottlieb as New FDA Commissioner