S. 2506 (109th): Healthy Places Act of 2006


Apr 4, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barack Obama

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2006
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require Federal agencies to support health impact assessments and take other actions to improve health and the environmental quality of communities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/4/2006--Introduced.Healthy Places Act of 2006 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish an interagency working group to discuss environmental health concerns, particularly concerns disproportionately affecting disadvantaged ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 4, 2006

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. 2506”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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