To establish grant programs to improve the health of border area residents and for bioterrorism preparedness in the border area, and for other purposes.
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Mar 11, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 11, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2008
Length: 8 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5412 (109th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2298 (112th).
H.R. 5592 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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