Apr 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 27, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 27, 2008.
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Apr 29, 2008
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Apr 30, 2008
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
May 2, 2008
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
May 27, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 5919 (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.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 5919 — 110th Congress: To make technical corrections regarding the Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5919
“H.R. 5919 — 110th Congress: To make technical corrections regarding the Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 18, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5919>
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