To authorize the Director of the National Institutes of Health to establish prize competitions to incentivize research by institutions of higher education on point-of-care testing for the detection of current or past infection with COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2020
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 23, 2020
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H.R. 6600 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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