S. 898 (110th): Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act of 2007

Introduced:

Mar 15, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Mikulski

Senator from Maryland

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2007
Length: 44 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 15, 2007
 
Introduced

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Jul 25, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Details

Cosponsors
30 cosponsors (21D, 7R, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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