S.726 - Breast-Cancer Research Stamp Act105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA] (Introduced 05/08/1997)|
|Committees:||Senate - Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||05/08/1997 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Governmental Affairs.|
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Summary: S.726 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/08/1997)
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 Department of Health and Human Services at least twice a year.