H.R.2593 - Commission to Universally Reduce and Eradicate Disease Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gekas, George W. [R-PA-17] (Introduced 07/23/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||07/31/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2593 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Commission to Universally Reduce and Eradicate Disease Act of 2001 - Establishes the National Commission for the New National Goal: The Advancement of Global Health to: (1) recommend a national strategy for coordinating governmental, academic, and public and private health care entities for the purpose of the global eradication of disease; and (2) address how the United States may assist in the global control of infectious diseases through the development of vaccines and the sharing of health research information on the Internet.
Introduced in House (07/23/2001)
Authorizes appropriations to the National Institutes of Health to carry out coordination activities with the Commission, the National Science Foundation, and other appropriate groups to make available on the Internet information concerning the benefits of the infectious disease vaccine development program and health research information.