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S. 292: Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2018

A bill to maximize discovery, and accelerate development and availability, of promising childhood cancer treatments, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

John “Jack” Reed

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Rhode Island. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 24, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

Feb 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 5, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 5, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-180

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 820: Childhood Cancer STAR Act

Introduced on Feb 2, 2017. 26% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Feb 2, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Feb 28, 2018
 
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.

Mar 22, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 18, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

May 22, 2018
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 5, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 292 is 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.

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