S. 1880 (106th): Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education Act of 2000


Nov 8, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 22, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 22, 2000.


Pub.L. 106-525


Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2000
Length: 17 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the health of minority individuals.

Summary (CRS)

TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Improving Minority Health and Reducing Health Disparities Through National Institutes of Health; Establishment of National Center Title II: Health Disparities Research By Agency For Healthcare ... Read more >


Nov 8, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 26, 2000
Passed Senate

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

Oct 27, 2000
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).

Oct 31, 2000
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.

Nov 22, 2000
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. 1880”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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