Summary: S.1747 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (11/29/2001)

Provides funding under the 2001 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Recovery from and Response to Terrorist Attacks on the United States for specified Federal agencies and programs to improve the U.S. response to bioterrorism, including funds for : (1) the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for multiple programs; (2) grants to hospitals; (3) smallpox vaccine purchase and administration; (4) National Institutes of Health laboratory security; (5) disaster response teams within the Department of Health and Human Services; (6) National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; (7) the National Pharmaceutical Stockpile; (8) training for workplace bioterrorism response; (9) the Food and Drug Administration for food safety inspection capacity; and (10) the Department of Agriculture for food safety inspection and research facility upgrade.