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ACTION ALERT: Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017 (HR 1187)

In early March 2017,  the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (IFFGD) publicly made known that the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017, also known as HR 1187 was introduced in the United States House of Representatives on February 16, 2017.  HR 1187 addresses public awareness efforts and research funding for …

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ACTION ALERT: Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2015 (HR 2311)

On May 13, 2015, the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2015, also known as HR 2311, was introduced in the United States House of Representatives. HR 2311 addresses public awareness efforts and research funding for functional gastrointestinal and motility disorders like IBS, as well as improved efforts at coordination of research efforts …

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ACTION ALERT: Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2013 (HR 842)

UPDATE: 06/13/2015: HR 842 did not pass, but a similar bill, HR 2311, is currently in the House of Representatives for 2015-2016. Please click on the HR 2311 sub-category on the right sidebar of this blog to see the relevant posts. On February 26, 2013, the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of …

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U.S. Citizens, HR 2239 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Research Still Needs Support.

UPDATE: HR 2239 did not pass in the 112th Congress. In February 2013, the Act was reintroduced in the 113th Congress as HR 842. Please see the March 2, 2013 post or click on the HR 842 category on the blog sidebar for updated information. Congress is in session this week after the summer recess. …

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ACTION ALERT: Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2011 (HR 2239)

UPDATE: HR 2239 did not pass in the 112th Congress. In February 2013, the Act was reintroduced in the 113th Congress as HR 842. Please see the March 2, 2013 post or click on the HR 842 category on the blog sidebar for updated information. This bill was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives …

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