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For Immediate Release
Office Of the Press Secretary
July 21, 2004

Statement on S. 15

On Wednesday, July 21, 2004, the President signed into law:

S. 15, the "Project BioShield Act of 2004," which authorizes appropriations to help develop, procure, and make available countermeasures against chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear weapons that could cause public health emergencies affecting national security.