To facilitate effective research on and treatment of neglected tropical diseases, including Ebola, through coordinated domestic and international efforts.
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Apr 15, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2015
Length: 24 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
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H.R. 1797 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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