To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to support research and programmatic efforts that will build on previous research on the effects of adverse childhood experiences.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 20, 2020
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 20, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 20, 2020
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H.R. 7689 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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