H.R. 5533 (109th): Biodefense and Pandemic Vaccine and Drug Development Act of 2006

Introduced:

Jun 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 26, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Mike Rogers

Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2006
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prepare and strengthen the biodefenses of the United States against deliberate, accidental, and natural outbreaks of illness, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 6, 2006
 
Introduced

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Sep 20, 2006
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 26, 2006
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (6D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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

S. 2564 (Related)
Biodefense and Pandemic Vaccine and Drug Development Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2006

S. 1873 (Related)
Biodefense and Pandemic Vaccine and Drug Development Act of 2005

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 18, 2005

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