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

Introduced:

May 15, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 16, 2003 but was never passed by the Senate.

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

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 15 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 21, 2004

S. 1504 (Related)
Project BioShield Act of 2003

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 2, 2003

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2122” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
May 15, 2003
Reported by Committee
May 22, 2003
Passed House
Jul 16, 2003
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Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (11R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jul 16, 2003 5:07 p.m.
Passed 421/2

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