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Aug 5, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on August 5, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 14th congressional district
A bill to establish as an executive department in the executive branch a Department of Health.
8/5/1977--Introduced.Department of Health Act - Establishes an executive department to be known as the Department of Health, to be headed by a Secretary of Health appointed by the President by ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr8869>
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