S. 1442 (104th): 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.


Dec 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 4, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Johnston Jr.

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Dec 4, 1995
Length: 6 pages

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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 >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 4, 1995

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S. 1724 (103rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 1993

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