S. 1101 (108th): National Cancer Act of 2003


May 21, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: May 21, 2003
Length: 131 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for a comprehensive Federal effort relating to early detection of, treatments for, and the prevention of cancer, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/21/2003--Introduced.National Cancer Act of 2003 - Provides a comprehensive Federal effort relating to treatments for and the prevention of cancer.Amends the Public Health Service Act to fund prevention, detection, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 21, 2003

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. 1101”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


25 cosponsors (20D, 4R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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Related Bills

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S. 1976 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 2002

S. 1056 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2007

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