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H.R. 1719 (109th): Diabetic Food Complication and Lower Extremity Amputation Reduction Act of 2005

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for education, screening, and treatment with the goal of preventing diabetic foot complications and lower extremity amputations, and for other purposes.

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Richard Baker

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2005
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Apr 20, 2005
109th Congress (2005–2006)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 20, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Apr 20, 2005
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1719 (109th) 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. 1719. This is the one from the 109th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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