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H.R. 4697: Protecting PAHPA Act of 2023

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response related to the Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response and certain programs with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response related to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and for other purposes.

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Kim Schrier

Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2023
Length: 59 pages
Jul 18, 2023
118th Congress (2023–2025)

Introduced on Jul 18, 2023

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23 Cosponsors (23 Democrats)

2% chance of being enacted (details)


Jul 18, 2023

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