Senate Bill 1728
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A bill to require the United States Postal Service to sell the Alzheimer's semipostal stamp for 6 additional years.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jun 5, 2019
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Jun 5, 2019
Latest Action
Jun 5, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
1728
Congress
116
Policy Area
Government Operations and Politics
Government Operations and Politics
Primary focus of measure is government administration, including agency organization, contracting, facilities and property, information management and services; rulemaking and administrative law; elections and political activities; government employees and officials; Presidents; ethics and public participation; postal service. Measures concerning agency appropriations and the budget process may fall under Economics and Public Finance policy area.
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No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This bill directs the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to continue to sell the Alzheimer's disease semipostal stamp for an additional six years. The USPS must continue to transfer proceeds from the sale of the stamp to the National Institutes of Health to fund medical research relating to Alzheimer's disease.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
06/05/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
06/05/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jun 6, 2019 4:57:16 AM
Updated
Apr 16, 2021 7:08:16 PM