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H.R. 6711: Medical Supply Transparency and Delivery Act

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To provide for the expedited and transparent procurement and distribution of equipment and supplies needed to combat COVID-19.

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Sponsor and status

Jason Crow

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 5, 2020
Length: 15 pages
Introduced
May 5, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on May 5, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 5, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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53% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Reps. Ryan, Crow, Porter, Slotkin and Senators Murphy, Baldwin Welcome Inclusion of Medical Supply Chain Legislation in the Heroes Act
    — Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH13] (Co-sponsor) on May 13, 2020

Murphy, baldwin, crow, porter, slotkin, ryan welcome inclusion of medical supply chain legislation in heroes act
    — Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT] on May 13, 2020

Senator Baldwin, Colleagues Welcome Inclusion of Medical Supply Chain Legislation in HEROES Act
    — Sen. Tammy Baldwin [D-WI] on May 13, 2020

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History

May 5, 2020
 
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H.R. 6711 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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