S. 1724 (103rd): A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award a grant for the establishment of the National Center for Sickle Cell Disease Research, and for other purposes.


Nov 19, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

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


John Johnston Jr.

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Nov 19, 1993
Length: 6 pages

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Summary (CRS)

Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award a grant to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals to establish and construct the National Center for Sickle Cell ... Read more >

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Nov 19, 1993

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1724”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1442 (104th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 4, 1995

H.R. 3745 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 1994

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