Who We Are

The New Jersey Life Sciences Vendors Alliance (NJLSVA) is a coalition of businesses, individuals and academia who provide goods and services to New Jersey’s life sciences companies.

The NJLSVA was founded to educate suppliers on trends in industry procurement and public policy that affects the life sciences industry.

U.S. Senators Revive Fight to Import Cheaper Prescriptions from Canada

Washington, DC, December 1, 2014 The Hill reported that United States Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and John McCain (R-Ariz.) are renewing their push for a bill to allow prescription drugs to be imported from Canada.

Klobuchar and McCain first introduced their bill in July, but it saw no action.  They now plan to revive the legislation in the lame-duck session,

It is illegal under federal law to buy any medication from overseas with a few exceptions; for instance, if a drug cannot be found in the U.S.

The legislation has been introduced in nearly every Congress since former President Clinton as the cost of generic drugs continues to soar.

It is illegal under federal law to buy any medication from overseas with a few exceptions; for instance, if a drug cannot be found in the U.S.