A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to coordinate Federal congenital heart disease research and surveillance efforts and to improve public education and awareness of congenital heart disease, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Feb 28, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 1222 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 21, 2018
Nov 5, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2248 (114th).
Feb 28, 2017
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S. 477 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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