About the bill
This bill would authorize $400 million in grants to state, local, tribal, and territorial public health departments to update their computer databases of immunization records to meet federal standards, improve their accuracy, facilitate exchange of information between these databases, and support activities that schedule vaccinations. It also mandates that a report assess immunization access in medically underserved, rural, and frontier areas.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 1, 2021
Length: 12 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 30, 2021
This bill passed in the House on November 30, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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14 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
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H.R. 550 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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