About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to establish limitation with respect to the disclosure and use of genetic information, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
Genetic Privacy and Nondiscrimination Act of 1995 - Establishes limitations with respect to the disclosure and use of genetic information.Prohibits disclosure of genetic information about an individual unless specifically authorized ...
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Nov 15, 1995
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1416”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 29, 1995
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1416 — 104th Congress: Genetic Privacy and Nondiscrimination Act of 1995. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1416
“S. 1416 — 104th Congress: Genetic Privacy and Nondiscrimination Act of 1995.” www.GovTrack.us. 1995. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1416>
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