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H.R. 3819: Climate and Health Protection Act

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the continued implementation of the Climate and Health program by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Sponsor and status

Lauren Underwood

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Jul 18, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jul 18, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 18, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Underwood’s Climate and Health Protection Act Included in House Climate Crisis Action Plan
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Sponsor) on Jun 30, 2020

Underwood Joins Effort to Reach 100 Percent Clean Economy by 2050
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Sponsor) on Nov 25, 2019

Underwood Advocates for Climate Change Solutions at House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis Member Day
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Sponsor) on Nov 15, 2019

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Jul 18, 2019

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