Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 4, 2012
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 4, 2012.
Jul 12, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 4, 2012
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 4, 2012.
Representative for New York's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2012
Length: 1 pages
To amend section 353 of the Public Health Service Act with respect to suspension, revocation, and limitation of laboratory certification.
Taking Essential Steps for Testing Act of 2012 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to revise sanctions for laboratories that intentionally refer proficiency testing samples required for certification to ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6118”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6118 — 112th Congress: Taking Essential Steps for Testing Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6118
“H.R. 6118 — 112th Congress: Taking Essential Steps for Testing Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6118>
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