H.R. 66 (99th): A bill to promote the establishment of family support groups for families of victims of Alzheimer’s disease or a related memory disorder.

Introduced:
Jan 03, 1985 (99th Congress, 1985–1986)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 753 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 26, 1985

Sponsor
Michael Bilirakis
Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district
Party
Republican
Related Bills
H.R. 5887 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 19, 1984

S. 753 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 26, 1985

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 03, 1985
Referred to Committee Jan 03, 1985
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
76 cosponsors (50D, 26R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

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1/3/1985--Introduced.
Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to promote the establishment of family support groups to assist individuals with Alzheimer's disease or a related disorder and their family members and to provide for a national coordinating network of such groups. Requires a report to the Congress within one year.

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