To provide assistance to combat the escalating burden of Lyme disease and other tick and vector-borne diseases and disorders.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 3, 2019
Length: 12 pages
What legislators are saying
“<span class='\"kicker\"'>Congressional watchdog to investigate ticks and Lyme disease as a bioweapon </span>House approves Chris Smith amendment which could help find a cure for Lyme disease”
— Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4] (Sponsor) on Jul 21, 2020
“Stefanik Sends TICK Act Letter to Energy and Commerce Committee Chairs”
— Rep. Elise Stefanik [R-NY21] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 30, 2019
“Delgado Introduces Bipartisan “Stamp Out Lyme Disease Act” to Raise Funds for Lyme Disease Research”
— Rep. Antonio Delgado [D-NY19] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 5, 2019
Jun 3, 2019
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H.R. 3073 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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TICK Act, H.R. 3073, 116th Cong. (2019).
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