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S. 1170 (114th): Breast Cancer Research Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2015


The text of the bill below is as of Oct 6, 2016 (Passed Congress).


One Hundred Fourteenth Congress of the United States of America

1st Session

S. 1170

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

AN ACT

To amend title 39, United States Code, to extend the authority of the United States Postal Service to issue a semipostal to raise funds for breast cancer research, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Breast Cancer Research Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2015.

2.

Extension of postage stamp for breast cancer research

Section 414(h) of title 39, United States Code, is amended by striking 2015 and inserting 2019.

3.

Ensuring that funds generated by special postage stamp sales are used for breast cancer research

Section 414(c)(1) of title 39, United States Code, is amended in the matter following subparagraph (B) by adding at the end the following: An agency that receives amounts from the Postal Service under this paragraph shall use the amounts for breast cancer research..

Speaker of the House of Representatives

Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate