H.R. 1353 (109th): Prenatally Diagnosed Condition Awareness Act

Introduced:

Mar 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James Sensenbrenner Jr.
Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2005
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

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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S. 609 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 2005

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History

Introduced
Mar 16, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (6R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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