A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program to assist family caregivers in accessing affordable and high-quality respite care, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 23, 2002
Length: 32 pages
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 9, 2002
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 11, 2002
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 10, 2003
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 538 (108th).
Jun 21, 2005
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1283 (109th).
S. 2489 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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