About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the health of individuals who are members of minority groups, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
1/21/1997--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Offices of Minority Health; Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Title II: Health Professions Programs Title III: Research Minority Health Improvement Act of 1997TitleI - Offices ...
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Jan 21, 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. 487”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- 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. 487 — 105th Congress: Minority Health Improvement Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr487
“H.R. 487 — 105th Congress: Minority Health Improvement Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr487>
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