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- Full Title
A bill to establish as an executive department in the executive branch a Department of Health.
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Aug 5, 1977
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 8869”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 30, 1977
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 8869 — 95th Congress: Department of Health Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr8869
“H.R. 8869 — 95th Congress: Department of Health Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr8869>
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