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Short Titles as Introduced

Global Pandemic Planning Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To require the President, after the World Health Organization declares a global pandemic, to report to the Congress on the status of Federal planning to respond to the pandemic.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/10/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
04/10/2020Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/10/2020Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/10/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Garcia, Jesus G. "Chuy" [D-IL-4]* 04/10/2020
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2]* 04/10/2020

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce04/10/2020 Referred to
House Financial Services04/10/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/10/2020)

Global Pandemic Planning Act

This bill requires the President report to Congress within two weeks of a global pandemic declared by the World Health Organization concerning the status of federal planning for the response to the pandemic, including with respect to (1) planning and logistics for the delivery of health care, and (2) the use of authorities provided under the Defense Production Act of 1950. (This act confers upon the President a broad set of authorities to influence domestic industry in order to provide essential materials and goods needed for the national defense.)