H.R. 3577 (103rd): Center for Rare Disease Research Act of 1993

Introduced:
Nov 19, 1993 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Craig Washington
Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Nov 19, 1993
Length
7 pages
Related Bills
S. 1203 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 08, 1994

H.R. 5173 (Related)
Office for Rare Disease Research Act of 1994

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 04, 1994

 
Status

This bill was introduced on November 19, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Nov 19, 1993
Referred to Committee Nov 19, 1993
 
Full Title

To establish a Center for Rare Disease Research in the National Institutes of Health, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

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11/19/1993--Introduced.
Center for Rare Disease Research Act of 1993 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to establish in the Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health a Center for Rare Disease Research in order to promote and coordinate the conduct of research on rare diseases and to establish and maintain a rare disease clinical data base. Authorizes appropriations.

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