S. 999 (110th): Stroke Treatment and Ongoing Prevention Act of 2008


Mar 27, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

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


Thad Cochran
Senator from Mississippi


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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2008
Length: 34 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1064 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 18, 2005

H.R. 477 (Related)
Stroke Treatment and Ongoing Prevention Act

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 27, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 999” 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 27, 2007
Reported by Committee
Mar 13, 2008


40 cosponsors (23D, 15R, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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