A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the program for viral hepatitis surveillance, education, and testing in order to prevent deaths from chronic liver disease and liver cancer, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Republican.
Last Updated: May 12, 2015
Length: 22 pages
May 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 26, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2538 (113th).
May 12, 2015
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S. 1287 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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