S. 1417 (113th): Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2013


Aug 1, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on January 29, 2014 but was never passed by the House.


Kay Hagan

Senator from North Carolina



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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2014
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act.

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The “S.” in “S. 1417” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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Aug 1, 2013
Reported by Committee
Dec 18, 2013
Passed Senate
Jan 29, 2014
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


17 cosponsors (10D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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