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H.R. 4820: ASK Act

To extend funding for certain public health programs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Donald McEachin

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2018
Length: 138 pages

Jan 18, 2018


Parts Incorporated Into Other Measures

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 18, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 1892: Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018; SUSTAIN Care Act of 2018; Honoring Hometown Heroes Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 9, 2018. (compare text)
H.R. 195: Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018; HEALTHY KIDS Act; Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 22, 2018. (compare text)

20% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jan 18, 2018

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Ordered Reported

Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 4820 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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