To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for research with respect to various forms of muscular dystrophy, including Becker, congenital, distal, Duchenne, Emery-Dreifuss facioscapulohumeral, limb-girdle, myotonic, and oculopharyngeal, muscular dystrophies.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2008
Length: 3 pages
Feb 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 8, 2008
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