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H.R. 1157 (110th): Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act of 2008

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to make grants for the development and operation of research centers regarding environmental factors that may be related to the etiology of breast cancer.

Sponsor and status

Nita Lowey

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 18th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2008
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Feb 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 8, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 8, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-354

History

Feb 16, 2007
 
Introduced

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Sep 23, 2008
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 25, 2008
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Sep 27, 2008
 
Passed Senate

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 by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 8, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1157 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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