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H.R. 5338 (116th): Global Hope Act of 2019

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To authorize the Secretary of State to pursue public-private partnerships, innovative financing mechanisms, research partnerships, and coordination with international and multilateral organizations to address childhood cancer globally, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Michael McCaul

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Dec 6, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 28, 2020 but was never passed by the Senate.

Cosponsors

20 Cosponsors (12 Democrats, 8 Republicans)

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What legislators are saying

Global Hope Act of 2019 Passes House of Representatives
    — Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 28, 2020

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - January 31, 2020
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Feb 3, 2020

the daily leader: tuesday, january 28, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jan 28, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 5338 will be negligible.

History

Dec 6, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Dec 18, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jan 28, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 5338 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5338. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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