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H.R. 6109 (111th): Health Data Collection Improvement Act of 2010

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to ensure that each HHS health service program or HHS health survey provides, to the extent the Secretary determines appropriate and practicable, for the voluntary collection of data on the sexual orientation and gender identity of individuals who apply for or receive health services through such program, or who respond to such survey.

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Tammy Baldwin

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2010
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Sep 14, 2010
111th Congress (2009–2010)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

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3 Cosponsors (3 Democrats)

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History

Sep 14, 2010
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6109 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6109. This is the one from the 111th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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