H.R. 3926 (111th): Armed Forces Breast Cancer Research Act

Introduced:

Oct 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Leonard Boswell

Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 26, 2009
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to jointly conduct a study on the incidence of breast cancer among members of the Armed Forces and veterans.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 26, 2009
 
Introduced

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. 3926”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
45 cosponsors (42D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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