H.R. 1560 (110th): Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act of 2007


Mar 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2007
Length: 22 pages

See Instead:

S. 898 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jul 25, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention.

Summary (CRS)

3/19/2007--Introduced.Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2007 - Authorizes appropriations to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for conducting and supporting research on Alzheimer's disease in FY2008-FY2012.Amends the Public Health Service Act ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 19, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1560”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


60 cosponsors (47D, 13R) (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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