H.R. 1634 (110th): Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act of 2007


Mar 21, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lucille Roybal-Allard

Representative for California's 34th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2007
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted, to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/21/2007--Introduced.Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act of 2007 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Associate Administrator of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 21, 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. 1634”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (20D, 1R) (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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