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Resolution supporting Rare Disease Day introduced in House « » The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Resolution supporting Rare Disease Day introduced in House

United States House Representative André Carson (D-IN7) introduced a resolution (H. Res. 493) designating February 28, 2014 as ‘Rare Disease Day.’ Among other things, the resolution states that the U.S. House of Representatives “supports a national and global commitment to improving access to, and developing new treatments, diagnostics, and cures for rare diseases and disorders.”

Additional Resource:

  • Learn about the Senate companion resolution here.


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