To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a voluntary patient registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 25, 2016
Length: 9 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on February 25, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Pascrell, Hanna Bill Would Create Firefighter Cancer Registry”
— Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ9] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 26, 2016
“Members of Congress Push to Create National Registry for Firefighters Diagnosed with Cancer”
— Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] (Co-sponsor) on May 17, 2016
“Supporting Our Police, Firefighters and Other First Responders”
— Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 12, 2016
Feb 25, 2016
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H.R. 4625 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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