S. 819 (111th): Autism Treatment Acceleration Act of 2009


Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 57 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for enhanced treatment, support, services, and research for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their families.

Summary (CRS)

4/2/2009--Introduced.Autism Treatment Acceleration Act of 2009 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 2, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 819”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (19D, 2I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2413 (Related)
Autism Treatment Acceleration Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2009

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