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Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 27, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 28, 2012
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to codify authority under existing grant guidance authorizing use of Urban Area Security Initiative and State Homeland Security Grant Program funding for enhancing medical preparedness, medical surge capacity, and mass prophylaxis capabilities.
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Last Action: Feb 3, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5997 — 112th Congress: Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5997
“H.R. 5997 — 112th Congress: Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. July 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5997>
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