S. 2047 (109th): Healthy Communities Act of 2005


Nov 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barack Obama

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2005
Length: 29 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote healthy communities.

Summary (CRS)

Healthy Communities Act of 2005 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish the Advisory Committee on Environmental Health to review environmental health data and studies to:(1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 17, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2047”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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