To advance treatment and cures for blindness and other retinal conditions and to promote competitiveness in the United States through a pilot program to increase funding for translational research, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2019
Length: 22 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 9, 2019
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H.R. 2620 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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