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Senate DTC hearing

Executive Summary

Senate Commerce/Consumer Affairs Subcommittee DTC advertising hearing postponed until July 24. The committee had rescheduled the hearing for July 18 after being delayed May 22 due to floor votes. The witness list will remain the same as the May hearing; FDA's Division of Drug Marketing, Advertising & Communications and the Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America are among those testifying (1"The Pink Sheet" May 28, p. 9)

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