S. 2424 (110th): National Health Literacy Act of 2007

Introduced:

Dec 6, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 6, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Norm Coleman
Senator from Minnesota
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2007
Length: 9 pages

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.

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The “S.” in “S. 2424” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Dec 6, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
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Votes

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