S. 719 (113th): Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act of 2013


Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Blumenthal
Senior Senator from Connecticut


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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the expansion of Federal efforts concerning the prevention, education, treatment, and research activities related to Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, including the establishment of a Tick-Borne Diseases Advisory Committee.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1381 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 18, 2011

H.R. 611 (Related)
Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases Prevention, Education, and Research Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2013

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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 719” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 11, 2013


12 cosponsors (10D, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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