S. 845 (110th): Safety of Seniors Act of 2007

A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to expand and intensify programs with respect to research and related activities concerning elder falls.



Mar 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 23, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 23, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-202


Michael Enzi

Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2008
Length: 4 pages


Mar 12, 2007

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Mar 15, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Aug 1, 2007
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 8, 2008
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 23, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 845 (110th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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