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H.R. 1660 (115th): Global Health Innovation Act of 2017

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 1660 directs the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to submit to Congress a report—with four annual updates—on the development and use of global health innovations in USAID programs. The report must include information on how USAID is working independently and with partners, donors, and the private sector to develop and bring to scale health products, and how this work is advancing commitments to counter HIV/AIDS, preventable child and maternal deaths, and the spread of infectious diseases.

Sponsor and status

Albio Sires

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Mar 21, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 2019

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 2019.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-411

History

Mar 21, 2017
 
Introduced

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Sep 28, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jan 18, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 20, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 22, 2018
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Dec 20, 2018
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 3, 2019
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1660 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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