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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Answers to Questions on P.L. 111-347, the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010

TO: Honorable Carolyn Maloney
Attention: Elizabeth Darnall

Scott Szymendera
Analyst in Disability Policy

Vivian S. Chu
Legislative Attorney

This memorandum provides answers to the questions on P.L. 111-347, the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010, that you submitted to the Congressional Research Service (CRS) on January 12, 2010 and January 14, 2010. Each answer includes a citation, in brackets, to one of the following authorities:

  • The Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. §§ 201 et. seq.), as amended by P.L. 111-347 (referred to as PHSA); or
  • The Air Transportation Safety and System Stabilization Act (49 U.S.C. § 40101 note), as amended by P.L. 111-347 (referred to as ATSSSA).

Responses to these questions should not be construed as providing advice concerning possible individual claimant cases.

Date of Report: January 20, 2011
Number of Pages: 14
Order Number: M-012011
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