Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Jan 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 21, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 21, 2008.
Representative for New York's 28th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 2, 2008
Length: 42 pages
To prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment.
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Last Action: Jan 31, 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 3, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 493 — 110th Congress: Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr493
“H.R. 493 — 110th Congress: Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. July 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr493>
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