S. 1878 (112th): Coordination of Pro Bono Medically Recommended Dental Care Act


Nov 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to assist low-income individuals in obtaining recommended dental care.

Summary (CRS)

Coordination of Pro Bono Medically Recommended Dental Care Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award competitive grants ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 16, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1878”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 466 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2013

H.R. 4091 (Related)
Coordination of Pro Bono Medically Recommended Dental Care Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2012

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