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1 or packages for pay or otherwise, or offer to deliver to any 2 other person any such articles without such label affixed, or
any person who shall sell or offer for sale in the District
4 of Columbia or the Territories or possessions of the United 5 States any such drugs without such label affixed, or export 6 or offer to export the same to any foreign country shall be 7 guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall 8 be subject to a fine of not less than $50 nor more than 9 $200 for the first offense, and for each subsequent violation 10
of this Act shall be subject to a fine of not less than $100 11
nor more than $300, or by imprisonment of not less than
one year nor more than three years, or both such fine and
13 imprisonment. 14 Sec. 3. Application for registration of trade mark for
15 the goods specified in section 1 shall be open to public 16 inspection during such hours and under such reasonable 17 regulations as the Commissioner of Patents may establish
18 from time to time.
19 SEO. 4. Trade marks used on the goods set out in 20 section 1 which have been in bona fide use by the pro
21 prietor thereof for not less than one month in interstate
or foreign commerce or commerce with the Indian tribes
23 by the proprietor thereof may be registered under the Act 24 of March 19, 1920, notwithstanding the requirement for
use not less than one year in section 1 (b) of said Act,
1 provided said trade marks in all other respects are registrable
3 SEC. 5. Every application for registration of a trade 4 mark for any of the goods in section 1 of this Act shall be 4
5 accompanied by a statement from the Food and Drug Ad
6 ministration that the statement of ingredients, properties,
7 proportions, and composition on the label affixed to the
8 individual container or package complies with the Pure
9 Food and Drug Act of June 30, 1906, as amended. 10 Sec. 6. The term “ drug” as used in this Act shall 11 include all medicines and preparations recognized in the 12 United States Pharınacopoeia or National Formulary for 13 internal or external use and any substance or mixture of 14 substances intended to be used for the cure or mitigation 15 or prevention of disease of every man or other animals, and 16
all cosmetics, beverages, antiseptics, and teeth-cleansing 17 preparations.
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A BILL To provide for the truthful labeling and the
attachment of trade marks to the containers and packages of drugs.
By Mr. SIROVICH
JURE 13, 1933 Referred to the Committee on Patents and ordered
to be printed
for their payments; to the Committee on Appropriations.
Under clause 2 of rule ,
Mr. WARREN: Committee on Accounts. House Resolu-
Resolution providing for the expenses of con-
Mr. LAMBETH: Committee on Printing. Senate Concur-
ration of Independence (Rept. No. 261). Ordered to be
Mr. LOMER: Committee on Election of President, Vice
(Rept. No. 262). Referred to the House Calendar.
Under clause 2 of rule X:
Mr. DUNCAN: Committee on Military Adalrs. HR. 305.
(Rept. No. 255). Referred to the Committee of the whole
No. 257). Referred to the Committee of the Whole House.
mittee of the Whole House.
PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS
Under clause 3 of rule , public bills and resolutions
were introduced and severally referred as follows:
tisement of food, drugs, and cosmetics, and for other pur-
Also, a bill (HR. 6111) to provide for the truthful label.
reinter the bodies of Mary McDonough Jobason Dougherty
United States where the Reconstruction Finance Corpora-
H. R. 6118
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
JUNE 14, 1933
Mr. SIROVICH introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Com
mittee on Patents and ordered to be printed
A BILL To provide for the truthful labeling of drugs and the attachinent of trade marks to the containers and packages of drugs.
Be it enacted by the Senate and Tlouse of Representa2 tives of the Uniled States of America in Congress assembled, 8 That after the passage of this Act every individual con4 tainer or package of all drugs transported, shipped, or sold 5 in interstate commerce shall have atlixed thercon a label,
which label shall state the names and composition of the í drugs contained therein, including the ingredients, the prop8 erties, and proportions of each drug in the composition or
compound or combination, which label shall also bear
a trade mark registered in the United States Patent Office