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VT
Peter Welch
Peter Welch
MI
Elissa Slotkin
Elissa Slotkin
AZ
Ruben Gallego
Ruben Gallego
FL
Gus M. Bilirakis
Gus M. Bilirakis

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hr-4397

To direct the Secretary of Defense to provide medical providers of the Department of Defense mandatory training with respect to the potential health effects of burn pits.

Department of Defense Burn Pits Health Provider Training Act

This bill requires the Department of Defense to train its medical providers on the potential health effects of burn pits, which are areas used for burning solid waste in open air without equipment.