H.R.8440 - A bill to provide for payment by the United States for certain medical services and treatment provided to U.S. citizens and permanent residents suffering from physical injuries attributable to the atomic bomb explosions on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in August 1945.95th Congress (1977-1978)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Roybal, Edward R. [D-CA-25] (Introduced 07/20/1977)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/20/1977 Referred to House Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.8440 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/20/1977)
Authorizes the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to pay for medical services and treatment for any physical illness suffered by a United States citizen or permanent resident, which is directly attributable to the atomic bomb explosions on Japan in August 1945.
States that this Act applies only to medical services provided in the United States on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.