H.Res. 815: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that governments should assure that all travelers departing for or returning from a destination where mosquito transmission of the Zika Virus is occurring will be informed of symptoms of the Zika Virus, the measures that should be taken to protect against mosquito bites, and inform women who are pregnant or may become pregnant to seek the advice of their physician prior to travel.


Jul 8, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jul 8, 2016

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on July 8, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district



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Jul 8, 2016

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