42 U.S. Code § 247b–10 - Compilation of data on asthma
(a) In general
The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall—
(1) conduct local asthma surveillance activities to collect data on the prevalence and severity of asthma and the quality of asthma management;
(2) compile and annually publish data on the prevalence of children suffering from asthma in each State; and
(b) Surveillance activities
The Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, acting through the representative of the Director on the National Asthma Education Prevention Program Coordinating Committee, shall, in carrying out subsection (a) of this section, provide an update on surveillance activities at each Committee meeting.
(c) Collaborative efforts
The activities described in subsection (a)(1) of this section may be conducted in collaboration with eligible entities awarded a grant under section 280g of this title.