To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Defense to enter into intergovernmental agreements to provide for health screenings in communities near formerly used defense sites that have been identified by the Secretary as sources of perfluorooctanesuflonic acid and perfluorooctanoic acid.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Jul 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 13, 2016
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H.R. 5768 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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