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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 3, 2001
Length: 8 pages
H.R. 717 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 717. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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MD-CARE Act, Pub. L. No. 107-84, H.R. 717, 107th Cong. (2001).
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