HR 1645

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1645

To construct a specialty hospital and toxins research center on the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 15, 2011

Mr. ROTHMAN of New Jersey (for himself, Mr. PIERLUISI, Mr. THOMPSON of Mississippi, and Mr. GUTIERREZ) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce and the Judiciary, 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


A BILL

To construct a specialty hospital and toxins research center on the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. CONSTRUCTION OF A SPECIALTY HOSPITAL AND TOXINS RESEARCH CENTER.

SEC. 4. DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A COMPREHENSIVE FEDERAL INTERAGENCY PLAN FOR THE MUNICIPALITY OF VIEQUES.

SEC. 5. SETTLEMENT OF CLAIMS AGAINST THE UNITED STATES FOR CERTAIN RESIDENTS OF THE ISLAND OF VIEQUES, PUERTO RICO.

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