Title: A bill to authorize the appropriation of funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.
Subject: Accidents: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Crime prevention: Department of Health and Human Services: Executive agency funding and structure: Firearms and explosives: Health programs administration and funding: Medical research: Research administration and funding: Violent crime: Health
Description: Authorizes appropriations to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for each of FY2015-FY2020 to conduct or support research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention under the Public Health Service Act.
Session: 113th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Last Action Date: May 21, 2014
Companion Bill: HB4707
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10 sponsors: Markey, Edward J.; Blumenthal, Richard; Boxer, Barbara; Durbin, Richard; Gillibrand, Kirsten E.; Murphy, Christopher S.; Murray, Patty; Schatz, Brian; Schumer, Charles E.; Warren, Elizabeth;
Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 10% (10 of 100)
|Senate||May 21, 2014||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.|
|Introduced||May 28 2014||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions
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