S. 1309 (99th): Health Research Extension Act of 1985


Jun 17, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 19, 1985 but was never passed by the House.


Orrin Hatch

Senator from Utah


See Instead:

H.R. 2409 (same title)
Enacted — Veto Overridden — Nov 20, 1985

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the authorities under that Act relating to the National Institutes of Health and National Research Institutes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/19/1985--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 2409 passed in lieu) Health Research Extension Act of 1985 - Amends title IV of the Public Health Service Act (National ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 17, 1985

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Jul 8, 1985
Reported by Committee

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Jul 19, 1985
Passed Senate

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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1309”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2409 (Related)
Health Research Extension Act of 1985

Enacted — Veto Overridden
Nov 20, 1985

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