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A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish, promote, and support a comprehensive prevention, education, research, and medical management program that will lead to a marked reduction in liver cirrhosis and a reduction in the cases of, and improved survival of, liver cancer caused by chronic hepatitis B infection.
- Summary (CRS)
6/22/2006--Introduced.National Hepatitis B Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a plan for hepatitis B prevention, control, and ...
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Jun 22, 2006
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National Hepatitis B Act
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3558 — 109th Congress: National Hepatitis B Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3558
“S. 3558 — 109th Congress: National Hepatitis B Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3558>
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