S. 3566 (112th): Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012


Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to provide for scientific frameworks with respect to recalcitrant cancers.

Summary (CRS)

9/19/2012--Reported to Senate without amendment.Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to develop a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 19, 2012

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Sep 19, 2012
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3566”). 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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Related Bills

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S. 3560 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

H.R. 733 (Related)
Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

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