S. 579 (110th): Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act of 2007

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid
Senator from Nevada
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 3, 2008
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to make grants for the development and operation of research centers regarding environmental factors that may be related to the etiology of breast cancer.

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H.R. 1157 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 8, 2008

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 579” 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
Feb 14, 2007
Reported by Committee
Mar 13, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
70 cosponsors (45D, 23R, 2I) (show)
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Votes

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