S. 1416 (104th): Genetic Privacy and Nondiscrimination Act of 1995


Nov 15, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 15, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Hatfield

Senator from Oregon



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Last Updated: Nov 15, 1995
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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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 15, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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