Summary: To amend the Fairness to Contact Lens Consumers Act to modernize verification of contact lens prescriptions, and for other purposes. (Cosponsors Bipartisan)
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 10/22/19.
STATUS: Introduced 7/25/19 by Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1].
INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:
- “Contact lenses are a necessity for many Americans to go about their lives. That is why we must make sure that those who need contact lenses are able to safely purchase them online without being taken advantage of or receiving incorrect products. I am proud to introduce this legislation, which will protect consumers by eliminating shady business practices and bring the process of purchasing contact lenses into the modern age, with my friend, Congressman Burgess,” Rush said. (Source: Rep. Rush, Press Release, 07/25/19)