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Mar 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on March 10, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2005
Length: 81 pages
To prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment.
3/10/2005--Introduced.Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2005 - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Public Health Service Act to expand the prohibition against discrimination by ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1227”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1227 — 109th Congress: Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1227
“H.R. 1227 — 109th Congress: Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1227>
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