New Cosponsor — Sep 11, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. Richard Burr [R-NC]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (10 Democrats, 7 Republicans).
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Aug 1, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
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.
Senator from North Carolina
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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2014
Length: 15 pages
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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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1417”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1417 — 113th Congress: Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1417
“S. 1417 — 113th Congress: Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1417>
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