Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 6 pages
About the bill
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct or support a comprehensive study comparing total health outcomes, including risk of autism, in vaccinated populations in the United States with such outcomes in unvaccinated populations in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Although numerous studies have already found that there is no causal relationship between vaccination and autism, Bill Posey [R-FL8] introduced this bill to direct the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to conduct another study on the relationship between vaccination and autism and other chronic or neurological conditions. The bill cites the simultaneous rise in rates of childhood developmental disorders, such ...
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1636.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1757 — 113th Congress: Vaccine Safety Study Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1757
“H.R. 1757 — 113th Congress: Vaccine Safety Study Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. August 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1757>
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