H.R.1236 - To amend title 39, United States Code, to extend the authority of the United States Postal Service to issue a semipostal to raise funds for breast cancer research.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] (Introduced 02/28/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform; Energy and Commerce; Armed Services | Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 110-409|
|Latest Action:||12/12/2007 Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs referred to Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security.|
|Notes:||For further action, see S.597, which became Public Law 110-150 on 12/21/2007.|
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Summary: H.R.1236 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (10/30/2007)
Extends through December 31, 2011, provisions requiring the U.S. Postal Service to issue a special postage stamp for first-class mail that costs not less than 15% more than the regular first-class stamp to contribute funding for breast cancer research.
Requires the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Defense (DOD) to annually report to Congress and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the use of any such funding, including a description of any significant advances or accomplishments.