Summary: H.Res.815 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/08/2016)

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that governments should:

  • assure that travelers are informed about the mosquito transmission of the Zika virus,
  • assure that athletes traveling to the 2016 Olympics in Brazil are informed about the presence of the Zika virus and that Brazil has taken appropriate protective measures,
  • urge travelers to take steps to reduce the chances of contracting the illness, and
  • urge travelers returning from an area where mosquito transmission is actively occurring to take precautions to protect others from Zika virus exposure and to seek medical advice should disease symptoms occur.