H.R. 5997 (112th): Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act

Introduced:

Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Gus Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 28, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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History

Jun 21, 2012
 
Introduced

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Nov 27, 2012
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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