S. 3558 (109th): National Hepatitis B Act
Jun 22, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 22, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Richard “Rick” Santorum
Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2006
Length: 17 pages
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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.
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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
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