H.R. 307 (113th): Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013

Overview

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.
Introduced:

Jan 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 13, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 13, 2013.

Law:

Pub.L. 113-5

Sponsor:

Mike Rogers

Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2013
Length: 37 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and for other purposes.

Summary

The Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013 (Pub.L. 113–5, H.R. 307, enacted March 13, 2013) is a law enacted by the 113th United States Congress. The Act amends the Public Health Service Act in order to extend, fund, and improve several programs designed to prepare the United States and health professionals in the event of ...

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History

Jan 18, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 22, 2013
 
Passed House

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

Feb 14, 2013
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Feb 27, 2013
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 4, 2013
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Mar 13, 2013
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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