U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

07/21/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/22/2021 01:46

Securing America From Epidemics Act

H.R.2118 - Securing America From Epidemics Act117th Congress (2021-2022)|

Sponsor: Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] (Introduced 03/23/2021)
Committees: House - Foreign Affairs | Senate - Foreign Relations
Committee Meetings: 03/25/21 1:00PM
Latest Action: Senate - 07/21/2021 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)

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  3. Passed Senate
  4. To President
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Introduced in House (03/23/2021)

Securing America From Epidemics Act

This bill authorizes the United States to participate in the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, an alliance of countries and private partners whose mission is to finance and coordinate the development of vaccines for high-priority, epidemic-potential threats.

The President must report on certain matters concerning U.S. participation in coalition activities, including how this participation supports health security and biodefense priorities.