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H.R. 1903: Younger Onset Alzheimer’s Act

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To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to support individuals with younger onset Alzheimer's disease.

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Sponsor and status

Kathleen Rice

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Mar 27, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Mar 27, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 27, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressman Cohen Receives Tennessee Alzheimers Leader Award
    — Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 3, 2020

Washington Watch - 7/1/19
    — Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 1, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Alzheimer's Impact Movement Care and support services are critically important for individuals living with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers. But because of their age, some individuals living with younger-onset Alzheimer’s are not eligible for existing programs available to older americans. The Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s Act of ...


Mar 27, 2019

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H.R. 1903 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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