H.R. 847 (111th): James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010


Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 2, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 2, 2011.


Pub.L. 111-347


Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 24, 2010
Length: 45 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6594 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2008

H.Res. 1674 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 29, 2010

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 847” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Feb 4, 2009
Reported by Committee
Jul 29, 2009
Failed in the House Under Suspension
Jul 29, 2010
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Passed House
Sep 29, 2010
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Failed Cloture in the Senate
Dec 9, 2010
Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 22, 2010
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Dec 22, 2010
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 2, 2011


115 cosponsors (100D, 15R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 29, 2010 9:46 p.m.
Failed 255/159
Sep 29, 2010 3:37 p.m.
Passed 268/160
Dec 9, 2010 11:50 a.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 57/42
Concurring in the Senate Amendment
Dec 22, 2010 5:36 p.m.
Passed 206/60

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