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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2007
Length: 17 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on October 23, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Oct 23, 2007
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H.R. 3944 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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