H.R.2234 - Jonny Wade Pediatric Cancer Research Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] (Introduced 04/10/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce; House Administration|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/11/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2234 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/10/2019)
Jonny Wade Pediatric Cancer Research Act
This bill terminates (1) the taxpayer election to designate $3 of income tax liability for financing of presidential election campaigns, (2) the Presidential Election Campaign Fund, and (3) the Presidential Primary Matching Payment Account.
The Department of the Treasury must transfer the funds remaining in the Presidential Election Campaign Fund to the 10-Year Pediatric Research Initiative Fund.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) must prioritize certain pediatric research that does not replicate existing NIH research activities.