The Secretary shall establish and maintain an information system to track the status and progress of each application or submission (including a petition, notification, or other similar form of request) submitted to the Food and Drug Administration requesting agency action.
(June 25, 1938, ch. 675, §745, formerly §741, as added Pub. L. 105–115, title IV, §407(a), Nov. 21, 1997, 111 Stat. 2370; renumbered §745, Pub. L. 110–316, title II, §202(a), Aug. 14, 2008, 122 Stat. 3515.)
For termination of amendment renumbering this section by section 204(a) of Pub. L. 110–316, see Termination Date of 2008 Amendment note below.
Amendment by Pub. L. 110–316 to cease to be effective Oct. 1, 2013, see section 204(a) of Pub. L. 110–316, set out as a Termination Date note under section 379j–21 of this title.
Section effective 90 days after Nov. 21, 1997, except as otherwise provided, see section 501 of Pub. L. 105–115, set out as an Effective Date of 1997 Amendment note under section 321 of this title.
Section 407(b) of Pub. L. 105–115 provided that not later than 1 year after Nov. 21, 1997, Secretary of Health and Human Services was to submit report to Congress on status of system to be established under this section, including projected costs of system and concerns about confidentiality.