H.R. 3207 (112th): Modernizing Laboratory Test Standards for Patients Act of 2011


Oct 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Burgess

Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 14, 2011
Length: 41 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to create a pathway for premarket notification and review of laboratory-developed tests, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Modernizing Laboratory Test Standards for Patients Act of 2011 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a single ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 14, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3207”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


18 cosponsors (16R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


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

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