H.R. 6568 (110th): Tom Lantos Pulmonary Hypertension Research and Education Act of 2008

Introduced:

Jul 22, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 25, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Kevin Brady

Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to encourage research and carry out an educational campaign with respect to pulmonary hypertension, and for other purposes.

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History

Jul 22, 2008
 
Introduced

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Sep 23, 2008
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 25, 2008
 
Passed House

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.

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