H.R. 2457: Women’s Preventive Health Awareness Campaign

Introduced:
Jun 20, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Ami Bera
Representative for California's 7th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 20, 2013
Length
8 pages
 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 20, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jun 20, 2013
Referred to Committee Jun 20, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

4% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To provide for a national public outreach and education campaign to raise public awareness of women's preventive health.

Summary

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Cosponsors
47 cosponsors (47D) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

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Library of Congress Summary

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6/20/2013--Introduced.
Women's Preventive Health Awareness Campaign - Amends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to: (1) provide for the planning and implementation of a national public outreach and educational campaign to raise public awareness, including provider awarenesss, of women's preventive health; and (2) establish a national media campaign and maintain and update an appropriate Internet website as part of such campaign.

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