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H.R. 5785 (102nd): National Organ Donor Awareness Campaign Act of 1992

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To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to improve the organ procurement and transplantation process.

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Aug 5, 1992
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Edward Roybal

Representative for California's 25th congressional district




Aug 5, 1992

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H.R. 5785 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5785. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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