H.R. 1225 (111th): Select Agent Program and Biosafety Improvement Act of 2009

Introduced:

Feb 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jane Harman
Representative for California's 36th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2009
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize the Select Agent Program by amending the Public Health Service Act and the Agricultural Bioterrorism Protection Act of 2002 and to improve oversight of high containment laboratories.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6671 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2008

S. 485 (Related)
Select Agent Program and Biosafety Improvement Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2009

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1225” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 26, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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