To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a strategy implementing certain recommendations relating to the Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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3 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
Apr 18, 2018
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Apr 25, 2018
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H.R. 5562 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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