New Cosponsor — May 15, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (6 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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Feb 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2012
Length: 16 pages
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to speed American innovation in research and drug development for the leading causes of death that are the most costly chronic conditions for our Nation, to save American families and the Federal and State governments money, and to help family caregivers.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 2069”). 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. (2016). S. 2069 — 112th Congress: Spending Reductions through Innovations in Therapies Agenda Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2069
“S. 2069 — 112th Congress: Spending Reductions through Innovations in Therapies Agenda Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2069>
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