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Comprehensive TB Elimination Act of 2018

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A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance the national strategy for combating and eliminating tuberculosis, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
03/19/2018Introduced in Senate

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Date
03/19/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] 04/09/2018
Sen. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD] 05/21/2018
Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] 07/17/2018

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Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions03/19/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (03/19/2018)

Comprehensive TB Elimination Act of 2018

This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize for FY2018-FY2023 and revise the tuberculosis (TB) prevention and treatment grant program administered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Health Resources and Services Administration may also award grants to state and local governments and federally-qualified health centers for TB prevention and treatment efforts.

Additionally, the Government Accountability Office must report on national TB prevention and treatment efforts.