H.R. 5354 (111th): GEDI Act


May 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 30, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Eliot Engel

Representative for New York's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2010
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide grants to better understand and reduce gestational diabetes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/30/2010--Passed House amended.Gestational Diabetes Act of 2010 or the GEDI Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), acting through ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 20, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 23, 2010
Reported by Committee

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Sep 30, 2010
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 1, 2010
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5354”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


26 cosponsors (21D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1544 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2007

H.R. 2194 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 15, 2011

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