H.R. 2350 (98th): Health Research Extension Act of 1983


Mar 24, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 17, 1983 but was never passed by the Senate.


Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 24th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the authorities under that Act relating to the National Institutes of Health and the National Research Institutes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

(Measure passed House, amended) Health Research Extension Act of 1983 - Amends title IV of the Public Health Service Act (National Research Institutes) to establish as an agency of the ... Read more >

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Mar 24, 1983

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May 10, 1983
Reported by Committee

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Nov 17, 1983
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2350”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 6457 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 30, 1982

H.R. 2409 (99th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Veto Overridden
Nov 20, 1985

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