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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Alabama. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2015
Length: 7 pages
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.
Jan 21, 2015
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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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