To amend the Public Health Service Act to advance medical research and treatments into pediatric cancers, ensure patients and families have access to information regarding pediatric cancers and current treatments for such cancers, establish a national childhood cancer registry, and promote public awareness of pediatric cancer.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 17, 2008
Length: 4 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 29, 2008
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H.R. 1553 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Act of 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-285, H.R. 1553, 110th Cong..
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