2009-2010 Lyme Bill HR 1179 / S 1352 bill session is over and no action is currently needed.  Watch for new developments coming soon ...

17 May 2010

The Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases Prevention, Education and Research Act of 2009” Bill Supporters from Across the Nation, Lyme Groups & Non-profit LDA Friends, Others

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13 May 2010

Both Houses of Congress use "chronic Lyme disease" and "persistent infection" language to direct federal agencies in their respective roles on Lyme disease. Read both the Senate and House language below. Senate Appropriations Language Lyme Disease – The Committee encourages the CDC to expand its activities related to developing sensitive and more accurate diagnostic tools and test for Lyme disease including

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03 August 2009

The passage of language including "chronic Lyme diseasae" and "persistent infection" can help patients get the care that they require. HR 3293 "Fiscal Year 2010 Labor, Health & Human Services, Education Appropriations Bill"

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01 August 2009
If your 2 Senators are NOT on this list please click on your state to the left and contact them today. US Senate Support for Lyme & Tick-Borne Diseases Bill S 1352
 
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01 August 2009
If your House of Representative is NOT on this list please click on the state list on the left and contact him/her today. US House Of Representatives Support for Lyme & Tick-Borne Diseases Bill HR 1179
 
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18 April 2009

Understand what the Lyme Bill is about. Then share it with all your federal, state & local legislators and encourage them to get involved! HR 1179 / S 1352 "Lyme & Tick-Borne Diseases Prevention, Education & Research Act of 2009"

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22 March 2009

If you are confused about the Lyme bill or have any questions please review the LDA's FAQ to help you educate and advocate more efficiently.

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05 March 2009

Many reps that were co-sponsors of the last Lyme bill are NOT co-sponsoring the current bill.  This could be in part due to some Insignificant changes in the current bill language and they don't have time to review the changes.  Contact your reps today, explain the changes, or send them this list and urge them to be a co-sponsor today!

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