S. 2846 (100th): A bill to provide for the awarding of grants for the purchase of drugs used in the treatment of AIDS.


Sep 29, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 4, 1988

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 4, 1988.


Pub.L. 100-471


Lowell Weicker Jr.

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Oct 4, 1988

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/29/1988--Introduced.Amends title III (General Powers and Duties of Public Health Service) of the Public Health Service Act to add provisions authorizing the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make ... Read more >


Sep 29, 1988

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 29, 1988
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 1988
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 4, 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2846”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.Res. 559 (rule)

Last Action: Sep 30, 1988

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