S. 1011 (110th): Recognizing Addiction as a Disease Act of 2007

Introduced:

Mar 28, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Biden Jr.

Senator from Delaware

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2007
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to change the name of the National Institute on Drug Abuse to the National Institute on Diseases of Addiction and to change the name of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism to the National Institute on Alcohol Disorders and Health.

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History

Mar 28, 2007
 
Introduced

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Jun 27, 2007
 
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