S. 1821 (109th): Pandemic Preparedness and Response Act


Oct 5, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 5, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harry Reid

Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: Oct 5, 2005
Length: 52 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to preparation for an influenza pandemic, including an avian influenza pandemic, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Pandemic Preparedness and Response Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the President to appoint a National Director of Pandemic Preparedness and Response to strengthen, expand, and ... Read more >

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Oct 5, 2005

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1821”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (15D) (show)
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H.R. 4062 (Related)
Pandemic Preparedness and Response Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 17, 2005

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