To ensure that the United States is prepared for an attack using biological or chemical weapons.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 7, 2001
Length: 40 pages
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on November 7, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 7, 2001
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H.R. 3242 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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