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Text of A bill for the relief of Thomas J. Sansone, Jr.

This bill was introduced on October 14, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 14, 1998 (Introduced).

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S 2632 IS

105th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2632

For the relief of Thomas J. Sansone, Jr.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

October 14 (legislative day, OCTOBER 2), 1998

Mr. D’AMATO (for himself and Mr. MOYNIHAN) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Labor and Human Resources


A BILL

For the relief of Thomas J. Sansone, Jr.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. COMPENSATION FOR VACCINE-RELATED INJURY.

    (a) CAUSE OF INJURY- In consideration of the petition filed under subtitle 2 of title XXI of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300aa-10 et seq.) (relating to the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program) by the legal representatives of Thomas J. Sansone, Jr., including the claims contained in that petition that the injury described in that petition was cause by a vaccine covered in the Vaccine Injury Table specified in section 2114 of such Act (42 U.S.C. 300aa-14) and given on June 1, 1994, such injury is deemed to have been caused by such vaccine for the purposes of subtitle 2 of title XXI of such Act.

    (b) PAYMENT- The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall pay compensation to Thomas J. Sansone, Jr. for the injury referred to in subsection (a) in accordance with section 2115 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300aa-15).