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Warren, Grassley Repeat Call for FDA to Release Hearing Aid Rule

Oct. 14, 2021, 3:05 PM

Senators Elizabeth Warren and Chuck Grassley repeat calls for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to advance regulations for over-the-counter hearing aids.

  • Senators send letter to Acting FDA Commissioner Janet Woodcock urging the agency to issue its proposed rule by Nov. 6, in accordance with President Joe Biden’s executive order to promote competition
  • NOTE: Warren and Grassley sponsored a bill that was signed into lawmore than four years ago to remove “outdated regulations” that prevent access to affordable hearing aids

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