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H.R. 34 (114th): 21st Century Cures Act

About the bill

This bill became the vehicle for passage of the 21st Century Cures Act.

The bill was originally introduced as the Tsunami Warning, Education, and Research Act of 2015 (see S. 533).

On Nov. 30, 2016, the House replaced the text of H.R. 34 completely with provisions similar to H.R. 6, an earlier version of the 21st Century Cures Act.

Sponsor and status

Suzanne Bonamici

Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2016
Length: 312 pages
Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 13, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 13, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-255

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2680: Mental Health Reform Act of 2016

Ordered Reported on Mar 16, 2016. 44% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3722: Mental Health and Safe Communities Act of 2015

Introduced on Oct 8, 2015. 77% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2002: Mental Health and Safe Communities Act of 2015

Introduced on Aug 5, 2015. 77% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2646: Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2016

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 6, 2016. 28% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5273: Helping Hospitals Improve Patient Care Act of 2016

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 7, 2016. 93% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5210: PADME Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 5, 2016. 92% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1854: Comprehensive Justice and Mental Health Act of 2015

Ordered Reported on Jan 12, 2016. 78% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 993: Comprehensive Justice and Mental Health Act of 2015

Passed Senate (House next) on Dec 10, 2015. 78% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2055: Medical Countermeasure Innovation Act of 2016

Ordered Reported on Mar 9, 2016. 79% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2745: Advancing NIH Strategic Planning and Representation in Medical Research Act

Ordered Reported on Apr 6, 2016. 70% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5713: Sustaining Healthcare Integrity and Fair Treatment Act of 2016

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 21, 2016. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3716: Ensuring Access to Quality Medicaid Providers Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 2, 2016. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5447: Small Business Health Care Relief Act of 2016

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 21, 2016. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1767: Combination Product Regulatory Fairness Act of 2016

Ordered Reported on Mar 9, 2016. 52% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2713: Advancing Precision Medicine Act of 2016

Ordered Reported on Apr 6, 2016. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2669: Ensuring Removal of Terminated Providers from Medicaidand CHIP Act

Introduced on Mar 10, 2016. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5327: Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act of 2016

Introduced on May 25, 2016. 49% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1893: Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act of 2015

Passed Senate (House next) on Dec 18, 2015. 49% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1077: Advancing Breakthrough Devices for Patients Act of 2016

Ordered Reported on Mar 9, 2016. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 731: Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Act of 2015

Introduced on Feb 4, 2015. 67% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2744: Genetic Research Privacy Protection Act

Introduced on Apr 5, 2016. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2151: Family Health Care Accessibility Act of 2015

Introduced on Oct 7, 2015. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2030: Advancing Targeted Therapies for Rare Diseases Act of 2016

Ordered Reported on Feb 9, 2016. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3821: Medicaid DOC Act

Ordered Reported on Nov 18, 2015. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 800: Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at the NIH Act

Ordered Reported on Feb 9, 2016. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1469: Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at NIH Act

Introduced on Mar 19, 2015. 62% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1631: Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at NIH Act

Introduced on Mar 25, 2015. 62% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5659: ESRD Choice Act of 2016

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 21, 2016. 69% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 292: Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act of 2015

Introduced on Jan 13, 2015. 72% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2416: To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to evaluate the potential use of evidence from clinical experience to help support the approval of new indications for approved drugs, ...

Introduced on May 19, 2015. 76% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5414: FDA Cross-Center Collaboration Act of 2016

Introduced on Jun 8, 2016. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 607: Rural Community Hospital Demonstration Extension Act of 2015

Passed Senate (House next) on Jan 20, 2016. 95% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2435: To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with regard to the Reagan-Udall Foundation.

Introduced on May 19, 2015. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2452: To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to facilitating dissemination of health care economic information.

Introduced on May 19, 2015. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2426: To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to easing regulatory burden with respect to certain class I and class II devices.

Introduced on May 19, 2015. 73% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2439: To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the Silvio O. Conte Senior Biomedical Research Service.

Introduced on May 19, 2015. 76% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5688: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a temporary exception to the application of the Medicare long-term care hospital site neutral provisions for certain spinal ...

Introduced on Jul 8, 2016. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2299: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for site-of-service price transparency under the Medicare program.

Introduced on May 13, 2015. 85% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2488: Medicare Beneficiary Preservation of Choice Act of 2015

Introduced on May 21, 2015. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3291: Medicare Crosswalk Hospital Code Development Act of 2015

Introduced on Jul 29, 2015. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4966: Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act

Introduced on Apr 15, 2016. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2503: Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act

Ordered Reported on Feb 9, 2016. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5268: Medicare Beneficiary Enrollment Improvement Act

Introduced on May 17, 2016. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1877: Mental Health First Aid Act of 2016

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 26, 2016. 82% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jan 7, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 22, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Oct 6, 2015
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 30, 2016
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Dec 7, 2016
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 13, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 34 (114th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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