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Chris Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' H. Smith
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1980
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 03/04/1953
Birth Place: Rahway, NJ
Home City: Robbinsville, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 25, 2012 New Study: Cost of Treating Autism Rising, Need to Help Autistic Children, Young Adults & Seek New Treatments Never Greater
April 24, 2012 Smith Joins Bipartisan Effort on Alzheimer's
April 20, 2012 Cong. Smith Speaks at the Ocean Health Initiatives Grand Re-Opening Event in Lakewood, N.J.
March 30, 2012 Times of Trenton - Jersey, U.S. Autism Rates Hit New High
March 23, 2012 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - China's Forced Repatriation of North Korean Refugees Violates International Law
March 6, 2012 On the Passing of Don Payne
Dec. 1, 2011 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Affairs - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Catholic Church: Examining the Politicization of Grants
Nov. 2, 2011 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs - U.S. Policy Toward Zimbabwe Chairman
Oct. 4, 2011 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights - "A Comprehensive Assessment of U.S. Policy Toward Sudan,"
Sept. 27, 2011 Senate Passes Smith Autism Bill
Sept. 22, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "China's One-Child Policy: The Government's Massive Crime Against Women and Unborn Babies"
Sept. 21, 2011 Autism Leaders Call on Senate to Act on Smith-Doyle Bill
Sept. 20, 2011 Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011
Sept. 8, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Addressing the Humanitarian Emergency in East Africa"
Aug. 23, 2011 Wall Patch - Alzheimer's Forum Helps To Draft National Plan
Aug. 5, 2011 Hydrocephalus Treatment in Uganda: Leading the Way to Help Children
July 18, 2011 Smith Unveils Lyme Disease Bill
July 15, 2011 Smith Featured Speaker at Alzheimer's Briefing Held by New Jersey, California Health Groups
June 24, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Global Strategies to Combat the Devastating Health and Economic Impacts of Alzheimer's Disease"
June 23, 2011 U.S.-Global Crisis of Alzheimer's Disease Focus of Congressional Hearing for 1st Time
June 16, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Africa's Newest Nation, the Republic of Southern Sudan, & Challenges to Region
June 15, 2011 Letter to Joseph Deiss, President of the United Nations General Assembly - Non Communicable Diseases
May 13, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Chinese Government's Intensifying Assault on Human Rights
May 13, 2011 Markey, Smith Introduce the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act
May 13, 2011 Smith, Markey Introduce 'Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act'
April 29, 2011 Smith Marks Autism Awareness Month at New Brunswick Children's Hospital
April 13, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Crisis in Cote d'Ivoire: Implications for the Country and Region
April 13, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Considerations of H.R. 515, the Belarus Democracy Act of 2011
March 8, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "The Democratic Republic of the Congo: Securing Peace in the Midst of Tragedy"
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 6, 2011 Alzheimer's Bill Championed by Smith Now Law
Dec. 28, 2010 The Times of Trenton - Reckoning with a Deadly Disease
Dec. 22, 2010 House OK's Legislation to Aid 9/11 First Responders
Dec. 21, 2010 Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Deterrence and Victims Support Act of 2010
Dec. 15, 2010 National Alzheimer's Project Act
Dec. 15, 2010 Markey-Smith Alzheimer's Bill Passes House
Dec. 7, 2010 Smith Welcomes New Autism Report
Oct. 1, 2010 Smith Introduces House Resolution on Spina Bifida
Sept. 29, 2010 Issues Regarding Lyme Disease
Sept. 23, 2010 Houses OK's Doyle/Smith Autism Bill
Sept. 22, 2010 Training and Research for Autism Improvements Nationwide Act of 2010
Sept. 19, 2010 To Reduce Maternal & Child Mortality, UN Should Focus on Treatment and Prevention of Disease
July 16, 2010 U.S. Taxpayer Funding for Kenyan Referendum Soars to $23 Million
June 15, 2010 Smith Votes to Repeal Obamacare Mandate
May 26, 2010 Letter to Mr. Gene Dodaro, Mr. Geisel, and Mr. Gambatesa; Inspectors General at the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development
May 13, 2010 House Members: HHS Rule Undermines Smith Amendment, a Law Blocking US Taxpayers Funds to Organizations that Support Prostitution, Sex Trafficking
May 6, 2010 Smith Named 2010 Legislator Of The Year
April 30, 2010 Smith Visits Central Jersey Hospital, Updated On Status Of New Federal Medicare Program
March 21, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010--Continued
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