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S. 911 (110th): Conquer Childhood Cancer Act of 2007

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to advance medical research and treatments into pediatric cancers, ensure patients and families have access to the current treatments and information regarding pediatric cancers, establish a population-based national childhood cancer database, and promote public awareness of pediatric cancers.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1553: Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Act of 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 29, 2008. (compare text)
Sponsor:

John “Jack” Reed

Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2007
Length: 12 pages

History

Mar 19, 2007
 
Introduced

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Nov 14, 2007
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 911 (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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