H.R. 3517 (105th): Stamp Out Diabetes Act of 1998


Mar 19, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jon Fox

Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 19, 1998
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About the bill

Full Title

To allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for diabetes research through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.

Summary (CRS)

3/19/1998--Introduced.Stamp Out Diabetes Act of 1998 - Amends Federal law to require the Postal Service to establish a special rate of postage for first class mail that is up to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 19, 1998

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. 3517”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


20 cosponsors (13D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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