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H.R. 5998 (115th): SECURE Act

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a loan repayment program under which health professionals agree to conduct prevention activities, as employees of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, in consideration of the Federal Government agreeing to make payments on the principal and interest of the educational loans of such health professionals, and for other purposes.

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Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2018
Length: 2 pages

Jun 5, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jun 5, 2018

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H.R. 5998 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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