H.R. 810 (109th): Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2005

Introduced:

Feb 15, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Vetoed & Override Failed in House on Jul 19, 2006

This bill was vetoed. The House attempted to override the veto on July 19, 2006 but failed.

Sponsor:

Michael Castle

Representative for Delaware At Large

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2006
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research.

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History

Feb 15, 2005
 
Introduced

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May 24, 2005
 
Passed House

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Jul 18, 2006
 
Passed Senate

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Jul 19, 2006
 
Vetoed

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

Jul 19, 2006
 
House Override Failed

A vote to override the President's veto failed in the House. The bill is now dead.

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Details

Cosponsors
200 cosponsors (176D, 23R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
May 24, 2005 6:07 p.m.
Passed 238/194
Jul 18, 2006 4:41 p.m.
Bill Passed 63/37

Related Bills

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H.R. 4682 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 2004

S. 471 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 2005

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