S. 1094 (107th): Hematological Cancer Research Investment and Education Act of 2002

Introduced:
Jun 22, 2001 (107th Congress, 2001–2002)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 107-172.
Sponsor
Kay Hutchison
Senator from Texas
Party
Republican
Text
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Last Updated
May 02, 2002
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2629 (Related)
Hematological Cancer Research Investment and Education Act of 2001

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2001

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 14, 2002.

Progress
Introduced Jun 22, 2001
Referred to Committee Jun 22, 2001
Reported by Committee Nov 01, 2001
Passed Senate Nov 16, 2001
Passed House Apr 30, 2002
Signed by the President May 14, 2002
 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for research, information, and education with respect to blood cancer.

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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11/16/2001--Passed Senate amended.
Hematological Cancer Research Investment and Education Act of 2001 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require:
(1) the Director of the National Institutes of Health, through the National Cancer Institute, to expand and coordinate blood cancer research programs, particularly with respect to leukemia, lymphoma, and multiple myeloma (Joe Moakley Research Excellence Program); and
(2) the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a related education program for patients and the general public (Geraldine Ferraro Cancer Education Program).Authorizes appropriations.

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