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Legislative Session 2011-2012


31
Aug
2012
Senate Hearing on Lyme Disease Print E-mail

US Senator Richard Blumenthal (CT) held a 2 hour offsite HELP (Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions Committee) full committee field hearing - Lyme Disease: A Comprehensive Approach to an...

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21
Aug
2012
Blumenthal Chairs Senate Lyme Hearing Print E-mail

On Thursday, August 30th, Senator Richard Blumenthal (CT) will host a U.S. Senate field hearing on the federal response to Lyme disease.  "It is good news that the Senate is holding a hearing on Lyme.  A more in-depth understanding of the issues will enable the government to develop a...

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16
Aug
2012
Blumenthal & Gillibrand Focus on Lyme Print E-mail

Friday, July 27, 2012, (Hartford, Conn.) – At the height of tick season, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) renewed his call for an aggressive federal response to combat Lyme disease.... Blumenthal also...

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16
Jul
2012
DC Lyme Hearing: View & Take Action Print E-mail

The 2 hour July 17, 2012 Congressional hearing, Global Challenges in Diagnosing and Managing Lyme Disease – Closing Knowledge Gaps, was held by the Africa, Global Health and Human Rights Subcommittee on July 17, 2012 in...

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13
Jul
2012
House Subcommittee Hearing On Lyme Print E-mail

The Lyme Disease Association, Inc (LDA) announces that the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, & Human Rights will hold a hearing 2PM, on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 in  2172 Rayburn HOB in Washington, DC. The hearing, Global Challenges in Diagnosing...

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09
Mar
2012
Rep. Chris Smith (NJ) Plans Lyme Hearing Print E-mail

Congressman Christopher H. Smith (NJ-4), Chair of the Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Subcommittee in the US House of Representatives, announced his plans for a Lyme disease hearing in his March Newsletter to his...

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16
Oct
2011
Sample Phone Blurbs / Ltrs for Lyme bills 2011-12 Print E-mail

To help give you the information to make this simple 5 minute call or email. Numbers DO Count!

SAMPLE phone blurb asking House Members for bill support.

I am...

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01
Sep
2011
Lyme Bill (HR 2557) Text & Summary 2011-12 Print E-mail

Learn what the Lyme disease bill is about, then share the information with your federal legislators and encourage them to get involved!

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18
Jul
2011
Senate Lyme Bill 1381 Text Print E-mail

S.1381 -- Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act of 2011 (Introduced in Senate - IS)

http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/z?c112:S.1381:

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17
Jul
2011
Rep. Chris Smith (NJ) Introduces Lyme Bill Print E-mail

July 17, 2011. The all volunteer national Lyme Disease Association (LDA) is pleased to announce the introduction of a bill and proposed legislative actions that focus attention on the growing concerns surrounding Lyme and tick...

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