H.R. 2866 (111th): Improving Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2009
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

S. 1674 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 5, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for a disregard under the Supplemental Security Income program of compensation for participation in clinical trials for rare diseases or conditions.

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History

Jun 15, 2009
 
Introduced

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142 cosponsors (87D, 55R) (show)
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S. 1674 (Related)
Improving Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2009

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 5, 2010

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