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S. 800 (114th): Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at the NIH Act

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A bill to improve, coordinate, and enhance rehabilitation research at the National Institutes of Health.

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Sponsor and status

Mark Kirk

Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2016
Length: 12 pages
Introduced
Mar 19, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 34: 21st Century Cures Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 13, 2016. (compare text)
Cosponsors

7 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 1 Democrat)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Senator Hatch and Speaker Ryan Sign Major Medical Treatment and Research Bill
    — Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT, 1977-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 8, 2016

Alexander: \"21st Century Cures\" Law Highlights 2016 Accomplishments of Senate's Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN, 2003-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 20, 2016

Cardin, Mikulski, Van Hollen, Delaney Announce $575,000 In Federal Funding For Interoperable Communications In Frederick County
    — Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] on Jul 15, 2015

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History

Mar 19, 2015
 
Introduced

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Feb 9, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 800 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 800. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

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

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