S. 3678 (109th): Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act


Jul 18, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 19, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 19, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-417


Richard Burr

Senator from North Carolina



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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2006
Length: 51 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - National Preparedness and Response, Leadership, Organization, and PlanningSection101 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to lead all federal ... Read more >


Jul 18, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 19, 2006
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 5, 2006
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 9, 2006
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 19, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3678”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (9R, 5D) (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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