Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, to strengthen public health activities in response to the Zika virus, and for other purposes.
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May 16, 2016
Passed House on May 18, 2016
This bill passed in the House on May 18, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Kentucky's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 26, 2016
Length: 14 pages
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H.R. 5243 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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