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H.R. 4707 (113th): To authorize the appropriation of funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.

The text of the bill below is as of May 21, 2014 (Introduced).


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113th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4707

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 21, 2014

(for herself, Mr. Moran, Ms. Norton, Ms. Shea-Porter, Ms. Schwartz, Ms. Tsongas, Mr. Cicilline, Ms. Clark of Massachusetts, Ms. Esty, Mr. Himes, Ms. Lee of California, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Lynch, Ms. McCollum, Ms. Brown of Florida, Mr. McDermott, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Courtney, Mr. Holt, Ms. Meng, and Mr. Hinojosa) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

A BILL

To authorize the appropriation of funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.

1.

Funding for research by CDC on firearms safety or gun violence prevention

There is authorized to be appropriated to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention $10,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2015 through 2020 for the purpose of conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention under the Public Health Service Act ( 42 U.S.C. 201 et seq. ) . The amount authorized to be appropriated by the preceding sentence is in addition to any other amounts authorized to be appropriated for such purpose.