H.R.976 - ETHIC Act117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] (Introduced 02/11/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Reform; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/12/2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.976 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/11/2021)
Ensuring Transparent Honest Information on COVID-19 Act or the ETHIC Act
This bill retroactively requires states and other jurisdictions to report specified COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) data to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a condition of receiving certain COVID-19 funding.
The bill also requires the Department of Health and Human Services to commission a study from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on public health data infrastructure.