TITLE: Banned Devices; Proposal To Ban Electrical Stimulation Devices Used To Treat Self-Injurious or Aggressive Behavior; Extension of Comment Period
AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration, HHS
ACTION: Proposed rule; extension of comment period
SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is extending the comment period for the proposed rule that appeared in the Federal Register of 25 April 2016. In the proposed rule, FDA requested comments for a ban on electrical stimulation devices (ESDs) used for self-injurious or aggressive behavior (SIB or AB). The Agency is taking this action in response to requests for an extension to allow interested persons additional time to submit comments.
DATES: FDA is extending the comment period on the proposed rule published 25 April 2016 (81 FR 24386). Submit either electronic or written comments by 25 July 2016.