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- Full Title
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the provision of scientifically sound information and support services to patients receiving a positive test diagnosis for Down syndrome or other prenatally diagnosed conditions.
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Mar 16, 2005
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1353”). 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 (6R, 2D)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1353 — 109th Congress: Prenatally Diagnosed Condition Awareness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1353
“H.R. 1353 — 109th Congress: Prenatally Diagnosed Condition Awareness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1353>
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