H.R. 3854 (109th): Microbicide Development Act


Sep 21, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Christopher Shays

Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2005
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV and other diseases, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2005--Introduced.Microbicide Development Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Director of the Office of AIDS Research to: (1) expedite the implementation of the Federal strategic plan ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3854”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


53 cosponsors (48D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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