To provide for programs under the Department of Health and Human Services to improve newborn screening, evaluation, and intervention for critical congenital heart defect.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 14, 2016
Length: 12 pages
Jun 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 14, 2016
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H.R. 5479 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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