H.R. 4138 (112th): Neuromyelitis Optica Consortium Act

To amend the Public Health Service Act to create a National Neuromyelitis Optica Consortium to provide grants and coordinate research with respect to the causes of, and risk factors associated with, neuromyelitis optica, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 5, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Lee

Representative for California's 9th congressional district



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Mar 5, 2012

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