To provide for a national strategy to address and overcome Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 18, 2018
Length: 38 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 18, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 18, 2018
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Jan 3, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 220.
H.R. 5878 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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