H.R. 5716 (112th): Melanoma Research Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 10, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Brian Bilbray

Representative for California's 50th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 10, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish a Skin Cancer Research Fund to increase funding for the conduct or support of research relating to skin cancer by the National Institutes of Health.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5716” 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.

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History

Introduced
May 10, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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