S. 1352 (111th): Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act of 2009


Jun 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Christopher Dodd

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2009
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the expansion of Federal efforts concerning the prevention, education, treatment, and research activities related to Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, including the establishment of a Tick-Borne Diseases Advisory Committee.

Summary (CRS)

6/25/2009--Introduced.Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act of 2009 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish the Tick-Borne Diseases Advisory Committee. Requires the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 25, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1352”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


12 cosponsors (9D, 2I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1708 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 2007

H.R. 1179 (Related)
Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases Prevention, Education, and Research Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2009

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