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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2005
Length: 6 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on April 20, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 20, 2005
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H.R. 1719 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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