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Series on Congressional enabling statutes authorizing and funding US domestic bioterrorism program. Part 1 of TBD.
Note: This is the first post in a series about federal laws passed by Congress1 and signed by US Presidents to legalize domestic, government-run bioterrorism programs deployed against the American people.
The purpose is public education, as a component of further delegitimizing Congress and the federal government, and building public support for the establishment of accountable, Constitutional regional governments as we move toward the United States’ withdrawal from globalist power structures, and internal political breakup.
The series is about how the biomedical police state cage has been legally built, year by year, disaster-predicate by disaster-predicate, fear-campaign by fear-campaign, by our enemies in government, the pharmaceutical and war industries, and propagandists.
We, the people living inside that cage, can and should dismantle it and escape.
Each post includes a summary of the domestic law(s) passed that year, plus other related things that happened such as regulatory changes, executive orders, court rulings, geopolitical and financial market events, epidemics, scientific papers, patents, international agreements, milestones in the careers of Anthony Fauci and Bill Gates, and events in the history of the Catholic Church.
Each post will be a living document: I’ll add information as I find it and have time to update.
As the series develops, I’ll crosspost links to make it easier to find out what happened in other years. When the series is finished, I’ll compile it all into a PDF and post the link at the top of each installment.
I’ll also link regularly to Lee Muller’s series on the pending Cures Act. 2.0, which is now moving through Congress to further expand the federal government’s public health-predicated police power and appropriate more public funding for government-run domestic bioterrorism.
July 13, 1983 - PL 98-49; 97 Stat. 245; HR 2713 -
This statute amended the 1944 Public Health Service Act, 42 USC 201, to add Section 319: “to authorize appropriations to be made available to the Secretary of Health and Human Services for research for the cause, treatment, and prevention of public health emergencies.”
With the new provision, Congress and President Ronald Reagan gave power to the appointed Secretary of Health and Human Services to decide, in consultation with the appointed NIH Director, FDA Commissioner, CDC Director and/or head of the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA) that "(1) a disease or disorder presents a public health emergency, or (2) a public health emergency otherwise exists.”
Following the HHS Secretary’s discretionary, administrative decision, he or she “has the authority to take action with respect to such emergency,” acting through the NIH, FDA, CDC and ADAMHA officials and agencies.
The HHS Secretary gained independent power to make grants and enter into contracts on behalf of the federal government, to conduct and support investigations into the cause, treatment, or prevention of a disease or disorder.
The new law also established a Treasury fund called the Public Health Emergency Fund for the HHS Secretary’s use, and appropriated $30,000,000 for fiscal year 1984.
Congress further authorized future appropriations, to ensure that $30,000,000 would be sitting in the fund, ready to be spent by the HHS Secretary on grants and contracts, at the beginning of each fiscal year.
The 1983 public health emergency law included a provision requiring the HHS Secretary to report about which public health emergencies had been declared by the HHS Secretary, and which emergency grants and contracts had been funded, at what dollar amounts from the Public Health Emergency Fund, during each fiscal year, to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and the Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources, within the first three months of the following fiscal year.
Other things that happened around 1983
1978/11/09 - President Jimmy Carter established President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research, to study controversial research topics including stem cell and embryo research, cloning, genetic modification, determinism and patent law.
1980/05/30 - HHS promulgates first Food and Drug Administration regulations governing informed consent of human subjects involved in clinical trials and institutional review board supervision of clinical trials, specifically experiments on prisoners - 21 CFR 50.1 et seq. 45 Federal Register 36386-36392.
1980/06/16 - US Supreme Court decision in Diamond v. Chakrabarty, 447 U.S. 303 (1980). Held: A “live, human-made micro-organism is patentable subject matter under 35 USC §101. Respondent's micro-organism constitutes a "manufacture" or "composition of matter" within that statute.”
1981/01/27 - HHS promulgates expanded FDA regulations governing informed consent of human subjects involved in clinical trials and institutional review board supervision of clinical trials - 21 CFR 50.1 et seq. 46 Federal Register 8942-8980
1981/05/13 - Assassination attempt on Pope John Paul II.
1981/06/24 - Blessed Virgin Mary began appearing to six Croatian teenagers, Medjugorje, Bosnia-Herzegovina.
1981 - HIV/AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) epidemic begins, first identified among gay men in New York City and San Francisco.
1982/03/29 - President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research publishes first report on bioethics in clinical trials and protection of human subjects. Federal Register 1982 March 29; 47(60): 13272-13305
1983/03/31 - Termination of President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research.
1983/07/28 - President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research publishes second report on bioethics in clinical trials and protection of human subjects. Federal Register 1983 July 28; 48(146): 34408-34412
1983/12/22 - President Ronald Reagan signs Executive Order 12452, enumerating quarantinable diseases authorizing the HHS Secretary, under 42 USC 264(b) to order “apprehension, detention, or conditional release of individuals to prevent the introduction, transmission, or spread of communicable diseases” to include “Cholera or suspected Cholera, Diphtheria, infectious Tuberculosis, Plague, suspected Smallpox, Yellow Fever, and suspected Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (Lassa, Marburg, Ebola, Congo-Crimean, and others not yet isolated or named), and revoking prior EO 9708 of March 26, 1946, EO 10532 of May 28, 1954, and EO 11070 of December 12, 1962. 46 FR 17255.
1984 - Anthony Fauci promoted within HHS National Institutes of Health from Chief of the Laboratory of Immunoregulation to Director of National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Diseases. Research focus: HIV/AIDS
1984 - Craig Venter joins NIH, continues research leading to 2001 publication of sequenced human genome.
1984/04/16 - Bill Gates appears on cover of Time Magazine.
U.S. DOMESTIC BIOTERRORISM PROGRAM - ENABLING STATUTES
1938 Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act
1944 Public Health Service Act (consolidated and streamlined public health law and administration, further militarized and broadened scope of Public Health Service functions as previously authorized by Congress in 1878, 1889, 1890, 1893 and 1906)
1983 Public Health Service Act Amendment ← YOU ARE HERE
1986 Childhood Vaccine Compensation Act
1988 Health Omnibus Programs Act
1992 Preventative Health Amendments
2000 Public Health Improvement Act
2002 Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act
2002 Homeland Security Act
2004 Project Bioshield Act
2005 Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act
2006 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act
2007 John Warner Defense Authorization Act
2012 National Defense Authorization Act
2013 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act
2016 21st Century Cures Act (Cures Act 1.0)
2019 Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act
2020 Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act
2022 Cures Act 2.0 (pending)
2022 PASTEUR Act (pending)