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

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. Continue reading »

Overview

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

Sponsor:

Suzanne Bonamici

Representative for Oregon's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2016
Length: 312 pages

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)

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

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

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

Introduced on Oct 8, 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)

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

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

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

Ordered Reported on Jan 12, 2016. 78% 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)

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

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

History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

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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 (Engrossed) 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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