New Cosponsor — Sep 23, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mary Jo Kilroy [D-OH15, 2009-2010]
The bill now has 142 cosponsors (87 Democrats, 55 Republicans).
Jun 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2009
Length: 5 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 5, 2010
To provide for a disregard under the Supplemental Security Income program of compensation for participation in clinical trials for rare diseases or conditions.
6/15/2009--Introduced.Improving Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2009 - Amends title XVI (Supplemental Security Income) (SSI) of the Social Security Act to disregard for SSI income eligibility purposes any compensation ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 2866”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2866 — 111th Congress: Improving Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2866
“H.R. 2866 — 111th Congress: Improving Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2866>
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