A bill to establish the National Prostate Cancer Council for improved screening, early detection, assessment, and monitoring of prostate cancer, and to direct the development and implementation of a national strategic plan to expedite advancement of diagnostic tools and the transfer of such tools to patients.
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Jan 21, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 21, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Alabama
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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2015
Length: 7 pages
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S. 216 (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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