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S. 1130 (116th): Scarlett’s Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act


A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life.

Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Apr 10, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 31, 2020

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 31, 2020.

Law
Pub.L. 116-273
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Isakson, Colleagues Reintroduce Bipartisan Legislation to Combat, Prevent Unexpected Infant, Childhood Death
    — Sen. John “Johnny” Isakson [R-GA, 2005-2019] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 12, 2019

Clarksville Online: Lamar Alexander says Senate Health Committee Approves Eight Bipartisan Public Health Bills
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN, 2003-2020] on Nov 2, 2019

Alexander: Senate Health Committee Approves Eight Bipartisan Public Health Bills
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN, 2003-2020] on Oct 31, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 1130 will add $7 million in new spending through 2024.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 2271: Scarlett’s Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 21, 2020. 80% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Apr 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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Oct 31, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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May 20, 2020
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Dec 10, 2020
 
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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 10, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Dec 16, 2020
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

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.

Dec 31, 2020
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1130 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1130. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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