To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to establish and implement a birth defects prevention, risk reduction, and public awareness program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 6 pages
May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 30, 2010
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5462 (111th).
May 26, 2011
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H.R. 2029 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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