H.R.407 - Breast-Cancer Research Stamp Act105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Fazio, Vic [D-CA-3] (Introduced 01/09/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform; Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/23/1997 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and Environment, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.407 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/09/1997)
Breast-Cancer Research Stamp Act - Requires the U.S. Postal Service to establish a special rate of postage for first-class mail that is one cent higher than the regular rate as an alternative that patrons may use voluntarily to contribute to funding for breast-cancer research. Authorizes the Service to design and sell special stamps.
Requires the Service to pay amounts attributable (additional revenues minus costs) to the one-cent differential to the National Institutes of Health as mutually agreed.