H.R. 1895 (105th): Disadvantaged Minority Health Improvement Amendments Act of 1997


Jun 12, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 12, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louis Stokes

Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 12, 1997
Length: 23 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend programs relating to the health of individuals who are from disadvantaged backgrounds, including individuals who are members of racial or ethnic minority groups.

Summary (CRS)

6/12/1997--Introduced.Disadvantaged Minority Health Improvement Amendments Act of 1997 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to replace certain provisions relating to the Office of Minority Health with provisions establishing the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 12, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1895”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


63 cosponsors (63D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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