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California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) and Congressman Scott Peters Announce Support for New Legislation to Repeal Medical Device Tax

California Life Sciences Association (CLSA), the trade association representing California’s life sciences sector, joined with Congressman Scott Peters (D-San Diego) to issue the following statements announcing support for the reintroduction of the Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2019, bipartisan legislation that fully repeals the 2.3% excise tax levied on medical device firms as part of the Affordable Care Act.

Animal Research Mandatory Reporting Bill Introduced in California State Legislature

By Brett Johnson March 20, 2019 Assembly Bill (AB) 889, introduced by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein, would require detailed reporting on animals used in research in California. The total number of animals kept during the previous year and the purposes for which each animal was used would be required to be reported, and the State Department of Public … Continue reading Animal Research Mandatory Reporting Bill Introduced in California State Legislature