H.R. 12215 (93rd): National Huntington’s Disease Control Act


Jan 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Roe

Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide assistance for programs for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of, and research in, Huntington's Disease.

Summary (CRS)

1/22/1974--Introduced.National Huntington's Disease Control Act - States that it is the purpose of this Act to establish a national program for the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of, and research in, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 22, 1974

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12215”). 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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H.R. 946 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 14, 1975

H.R. 17401 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 16, 1974

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