H.R.8599 To amend the United States-Mexico Border Health Commission Act, with respect to preparedness for COVID-19 and other infectious diseases in the border region, and for other purposes.

Sponsored by Veronica Escobar (D).  Introduced on 2020-10-16 in the House Foreign Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such which took place on 2020-10-16.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Filemon Vela (D), J. Luis Correa (D), Raúl M. Grijalva (D), and Henry Cuellar (D).

Actions

10/16/2020 - Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, 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.