S. 314 (113th): Sudden Unexpected Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act


Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Enacted as H.R. 669 (companion bill)

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 22 pages

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H.R. 669 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 18, 2014

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life.

Summary (CRS)

2/13/2013--Introduced.Sudden Unexpected Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), acting through the Director of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 13, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 314”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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