H.R. 6608 (112th): Family Asthma Act

Introduced:

Nov 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn McCarthy
Representative for New York's 4th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 27, 2012
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act with regard to research on asthma, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3754 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 7, 2009

S. 3641 (Related)
Family Asthma Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 27, 2012

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6608” 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
Nov 27, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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