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110th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1638

To extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 22, 2007

Mrs. MALONEY of New York (for herself, Mr. FOSSELLA, Mr. SERRANO, Mr. SHAYS, Mr. HINCHEY, Mr. MCHUGH, Mr. HALL of New York, Mr. MCNULTY, Mr. CROWLEY, Mr. GRIJALVA, and Mr. MCCOTTER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on 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 extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--EXTENDING PROTECTIONS AND SERVICES TO THOSE EXPOSED TO TOXINS FROM 9/11

TITLE II--9/11 HEALTH EMERGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL

TITLE III--SEPTEMBER 11 VICTIM COMPENSATION FUND OF 2001

TITLE IV--PROGRAMS OF THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

TITLE I--EXTENDING PROTECTIONS AND SERVICES TO THOSE EXPOSED TO TOXINS FROM 9/11

SEC. 101. EXTENDING PROTECTIONS AND SERVICES TO THOSE EXPOSED TO TOXINS FROM 9/11.

`SEC. 317T. EXTENDING PROTECTIONS AND SERVICES TO THOSE EXPOSED TO TOXINS FROM 9/11.

SEC. 102. RESEARCH REGARDING CERTAIN HEALTH CONDITIONS.

`SEC. 409J. RESEARCH REGARDING CERTAIN HEALTH CONDITIONS OF INDIVIDUALS ASSISTING WITH RESPONSE TO SEPTEMBER 11 TERRORIST ATTACKS IN NEW YORK CITY.

SEC. 103. PROGRAMS REGARDING ATTACK AT PENTAGON.

TITLE II--9/11 HEALTH EMERGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL

SEC. 201. ESTABLISHMENT.

SEC. 202. MEMBERSHIP.

SEC. 203. MEETINGS.

SEC. 204. REPORTS.

SEC. 205. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

TITLE III--SEPTEMBER 11 VICTIM COMPENSATION FUND OF 2001

SEC. 301. DEADLINE EXTENSION FOR CERTAIN CLAIMS UNDER SEPTEMBER 11 VICTIM COMPENSATION FUND OF 2001.

SEC. 302. EXCEPTION TO SINGLE CLAIM REQUIREMENT IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.

SEC. 303. ELIGIBILITY OF CLAIMANTS SUFFERING FROM PSYCHOLOGICAL HARM.

SEC. 304. IMMEDIATE AFTERMATH DEFINED.

TITLE IV--PROGRAMS OF THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE

SEC. 401. WORLD TRADE CENTER HEALTH REGISTRY.

SEC. 402. MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES.

END