FDA
FDA abbrFood and Drug Administration see also the important agencies section

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

FDA
abbrv.
Food and Drug Administration.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


FDA
USA
An agency within the US Department of Health and Human Services. Under authority of the Food Drug and Cosmetic Act of 1938 and other federal laws, the FDA is responsible for:
• Regulating and protecting the safety of human and veterinary drugs, vaccines and other biological products, medical devices, foods, dietary supplements, cosmetics and products that give off radiation.
• Regulating tobacco products.
• Evaluating the effect of certain product innovations on the public health.
• Providing the public with information necessary for the safe and effective use of medicines and foods.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


FDA
I
Food and Drug Administration
II see Food and Drug Administration

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