To allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for breast cancer research through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 13th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 1997
Length: 3 pages
105th Congress (1997–1998)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 13, 1997
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 13, 1997.
H.R. 1585 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Stamp Out Breast Cancer Act, Pub. L. No. 105-41, H.R. 1585, 105th Cong. (1997).
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