H.R. 2131 (110th): Thomas J. Manton Prostate Cancer Early Detection and Treatment Act of 2007

Introduced:

May 3, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 3, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Marshall
Representative for Georgia's 8th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 3, 2007
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act and title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for a screening and treatment program for prostate cancer in the same manner as is provided for breast and cervical cancer.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6135 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2006

H.R. 4383 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2009

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History

Introduced
May 3, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
83 cosponsors (64D, 19R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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