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S. 382: Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017

A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a voluntary registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Sponsor. Senior Senator for New Jersey. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2017
Length: 9 pages

Feb 15, 2017


Introduced on Feb 15, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 15, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


13% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 931 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Sep 12, 2017


Feb 15, 2017

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

Ordered Reported

Passed Senate (House next)

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 382 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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