To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to prohibit the Secretary of Labor from issuing a temporary standard with respect to COVID-19 vaccination or testing, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2021
Length: 2 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on September 30, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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38 Cosponsors (38 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Bilirakis Continues to Fight for All Americans Medical Freedom”
— Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL12] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 17, 2022
“Bilirakis Co-Sponsors Health Freedom for All Act”
— Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL12] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 12, 2021
Sep 30, 2021
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Jan 25, 2023
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 526.
H.R. 5471 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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