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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

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


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2005
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Mar 16, 2005

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H.R. 1353 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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