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H.R. 2166: Global Health Security Act of 2019

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To authorize a comprehensive, strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to strengthen global health security, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Gerald Connolly

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2019
Length: 20 pages
Apr 9, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Ordered Reported on Mar 4, 2020

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 4, 2020.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Connolly-Chabot Global Health Security Act Passes Committee
    — Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] (Sponsor) on Mar 4, 2020

Chabot-Connolly Global Health Security Act Passes Committee
    — Rep. Steve Chabot [R-OH1] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 4, 2020

Disease knows no borders: Responding to coronavirus
    — Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] (Sponsor) on Feb 3, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates H.R. 2166 will add $1 million in new spending through 2025.


Apr 9, 2019

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Mar 4, 2020
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