To amend the Public Health Service Act to encourage the development of certain public health data standards, authorize epidemiological surveillance grants, and authorize a data linkage demonstration project, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 52nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2020
Length: 19 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on August 21, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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5 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“Fitzpatrick bill to strengthen COVID-19 health data-sharing”
— Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA1] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 25, 2020
Aug 21, 2020
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Feb 4, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 831.
H.R. 8080 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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