H.R.2290 - Infectious Disease Control Act of 1989101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Regula, Ralph [R-OH-16] (Introduced 05/09/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/01/1989 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2290 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/09/1989)
Infectious Disease Control Act of 1989 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a National Program for Tropical Medicine to achieve optimal prevention of human infectious diseases originating in the tropics and to plan and coordinate governmental and non-governmental activities.
Requires the Program to be administered by a Director selected by the Secretary. Sets forth Program responsibilities of the Director and requires the Director to prepare a plan for the implementation of those responsibilities.
Establishes the National Committee on Tropical Medicine to advise the Director.
Authorizes appropriations for FY 1990 through 1992.