H.R. 5173 (103rd): Office for Rare Disease Research Act of 1994

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish within the Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health an Office for Rare Disease Research.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Oct 4, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 4, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ron Wyden

Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 4, 1994
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

S. 1203 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 8, 1994


Oct 4, 1994

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H.R. 5173 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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