Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 20, 2019
Length: 2 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 20, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“King Welcomes FDAs Decision to Expedite Jaci Hermstads Treatment”
— Rep. Steve King [R-IA4, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on May 24, 2019
May 20, 2019
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H.R. 2855 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2855. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To deem the application submitted by Jaci Hermstad to the Food and Drug Administration for compassionate use of the gene therapy antisense oligonucleotides to be approved, H.R. 2855, 116th Cong. (2019).
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