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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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
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. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5997>
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