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 ...
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Jun 12, 1997
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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)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1895 — 105th Congress: Disadvantaged Minority Health Improvement Amendments Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1895
“H.R. 1895 — 105th Congress: Disadvantaged Minority Health Improvement Amendments Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1895>
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