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Bill Passed 91/4
Feb 14, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2001
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2001.
Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 3, 2001
Length: 8 pages
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for research with respect to various forms of muscular dystrophy, including Duchenne, Becker, limb girdle, congenital, facioscapulohumeral, myotonic, oculopharyngeal, distal, and Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophies.
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Last Action: May 1, 2001
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