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Jul 22, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 25, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 7 pages
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to encourage research and carry out an educational campaign with respect to pulmonary hypertension, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6568 — 110th Congress: Tom Lantos Pulmonary Hypertension Research and Education Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6568
“H.R. 6568 — 110th Congress: Tom Lantos Pulmonary Hypertension Research and Education Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. July 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6568>
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