About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to ensure that all Americans have basic health literacy skills to function effectively as patients and health care consumers.
- Summary (CRS)
National Health Literacy Act of 2007 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to establish within the Agency ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Dec 6, 2007
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2424”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
6 cosponsors (4D, 2R)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2424 — 110th Congress: National Health Literacy Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2424
“S. 2424 — 110th Congress: National Health Literacy Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2424>
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