New Cosponsor — Aug 2, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL12]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (1 Democrat, 1 Republican).
Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 2 pages
2/6/2013--Introduced.Amends the National Organ Transplant Act to prohibit acquiring, receiving, or otherwise transferring a cord blood unit (the neonatal blood collected from the placenta and umbilical cord of a single ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6702 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 589”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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