A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for systematic data collection and analysis and epidemiological research regarding Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Parkinson's disease, and other neurological diseases.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 24, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 9, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Georgia
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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2016
Length: 12 pages
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.
Considered by Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 849 (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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). S. 849 — 114th Congress: Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s849
“S. 849 — 114th Congress: Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. July 23, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s849>
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