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H.R. 17264 (93rd): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a trust fund to be used to fund the research programs of the National Cancer Institute.


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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Oct 10, 1974.


Establishes the National Cancer Research Fund to be used to fund the research programs of the National Cancer Institute. Provides that, beginning with fiscal year 1976, there shall be appropriated to the Fund amounts equivalent to the additional taxes on cigarettes imposed by the Internal Revenue Code. Authorizes appropriations to the Fund through September 30, 1977.