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PDUFA Cost Offset In House Focuses On FDA Petition Review, Not REMS

Executive Summary

Faced with a CBO estimate that H.R. 5651 will increase federal spending in fiscal years 2013 through 2022, the House Energy and Commerce Committee applies a section that speeds FDA decisions on some petitions to biosimilars. This contrasts with the Senate bill, which allows FDA to require brand companies to sell products covered by limited distribution systems to generic firms.

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