To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to increase Federal efforts to prepare for and respond to public health emergencies with respect to the spread of infectious diseases, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 26th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 9, 2020
Length: 8 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 9, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 9, 2020
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H.R. 7531 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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