H.R. 2122 (108th): Project BioShield Act of 2003

To enhance research, development, procurement, and use of biomedical countermeasures to respond to public health threats affecting national security, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 15, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Enacted as S. 15 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

William “Billy” Tauzin

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2003
Length: 74 pages

See Instead:

S. 1504 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Sep 2, 2003

History

May 15, 2003
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 22, 2003
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 16, 2003
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 2122 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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