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H.R.984: To direct the Secretary of Defense to establish a task force on urotrauma.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Brett Guthrie, R-Ky.
Total Cosponsors 24 (11 Democrats, 13 Republicans)
Introduced March 6, 2013
Latest Major Action May 21, 2013
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Bill Summary

Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD), in order to continue and expand the DOD report submitted in 2011, to establish the Task Force on Urotrauma to: (1) conduct a study on urotrauma (injury to the urinary tract from a penetrating, blunt, blast, thermal, chemical, or biological cause) among members of the Armed Forces and veterans; and (2) provide an interim and final report to the congressional defense and veterans committees on such study.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 21, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
April 2, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
March 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
March 6, 2013 Referred to House Veterans' Affairs
March 6, 2013 Referred to House Armed Services