To authorize the collection of supplemental payments to increase congressional investments in medical research, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Vermont At Large. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 29, 2017
Length: 21 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on November 29, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Welch, Warren Introduce Legislation to Boost NIH and FDA Medical Research”
— Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT0] (Sponsor) on Dec 1, 2017
Nov 29, 2017
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H.R. 4487 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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