To increase the understanding of the health effects of low doses of ionizing radiation.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014
Length: 4 pages
Sep 18, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 17, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
Sep 18, 2014
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Nov 17, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5544 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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