H.R. 6224: Enhancing Minority and Women Representation in NIH Medical Research Act of 2016

To amend the Public Health Service Act to promote the inclusion of minorities and women in clinical research, and for other purposes.

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Sep 28, 2016


Referred to Committee on Sep 28, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on September 28, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Joyce Beatty

Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016
Length: 11 pages


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Sep 28, 2016

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