New Cosponsor — Dec 16, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mary Bono Mack [R-CA45, 2003-2012]
The bill now has 63 cosponsors (56 Democrats, 7 Republicans).
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May 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 19, 2009
Length: 53 pages
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for the conduct of comparative effectiveness research and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a Comparative Effectiveness Research Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
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This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2502”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2502 — 111th Congress: Comparative Effectiveness Research Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2502
“H.R. 2502 — 111th Congress: Comparative Effectiveness Research Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2502>
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