New Cosponsor — Sep 14, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL21]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (13 Democrats, 5 Republicans).
Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2009
Length: 6 pages
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research, to direct the National Institutes of Health to issue guidelines for such stem cell research, and for other purposes.
2/4/2009--Introduced.Stem Cell Research Improvement Act of 2009 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct and support research that utilizes ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 872”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 872 — 111th Congress: Stem Cell Research Improvement Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr872
“H.R. 872 — 111th Congress: Stem Cell Research Improvement Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr872>
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