S. 15 (108th): Project BioShield Act of 2004

Introduced:

Mar 11, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jul 21, 2004

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 21, 2004.

Law:

Pub.L. 108-276

Sponsor:

Judd Gregg
Senator from New Hampshire
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2004
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide protections and countermeasures against chemical, radiological, or nuclear agents that may be used in a terrorist attack against the United States by giving the National Institutes of Health contracting flexibility, infrastructure improvements, and expediting the scientific peer review process, and streamlining the Food and Drug Administration approval process of countermeasures.

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H.R. 2122 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 16, 2003

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The “S.” in “S. 15” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 11, 2003
Reported by Committee
Mar 19, 2003
Passed Senate
May 19, 2004
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Passed House
Jul 14, 2004
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 21, 2004

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
May 19, 2004 1:59 p.m.
Bill Passed 99/0
Jul 14, 2004 7 p.m.
Passed 414/2

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