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H.R. 3 (110th): Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research.

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Sponsor and status

Diana DeGette

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2007
Length: 4 pages
Jan 5, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 11, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


217 Cosponsors (201 Democrats, 16 Republicans)

See Instead

S. 5 (same title)
Vetoed (No Override Attempt) — Jun 20, 2007


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President George Bush [R, 2001-2009]: H.R. 3 - Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 (Jan 11, 2007)

What legislators are saying

Lofgren Votes to Expand Federal Funding for Stem Cell Research
    — Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 11, 2007

rep. Larson votes to give hope to millions suffering from chronic diseases by expanding stem cell research
    — Rep. John Larson [D-CT1] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 7, 2007

congressman jim Costa announces transporation projects for the district
    — Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA16] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 25, 2007

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Jan 5, 2007

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Jan 11, 2007
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 3 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3. This is the one from the 110th Congress.

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

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