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S.1382 ALS Registry Act, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Oct 08, 2008 Became Public Law No: 110-373.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on September 26, 2008, with a roll call of 415 ayes, 2 nays, and 16 not voting.

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    • On March 06, 2008, by sod1 - Re; 1382 Would it be possible to update this bill with something other than the date it was introduced for a second time, May 2007. This bill is four years of lost energy and currently on a Senate Hold. Thanks

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • ALS Spread the Word: Everything Will Be OK - December 01, 2008 by ALS Spread the Word - ... public to complement the existing VA ALS registry data? Won't it help them figure out the special causes of veterans' ALS by having corresponding data for non-veterans? S.1382 is the bill that would allow ALS data to be collected. ...

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      As noted by ALS Spread the Word on December 01, 2008, "... public to complement the existing VA ALS registry data? Won't it help them figure out the special causes of veterans' ALS by having corresponding data for non-veterans? S.1382 is the bill that would allow ALS data to be collected. ..." (http://alsspreadtheword.blogspot.com/2008/12/everything-will-be-ok.html)
    • ALS Spread the Word: Where Is Our National Outrage? - November 29, 2008 by ALS Spread the Word - ... public to complement the existing VA ALS registry data? Won't it help them figure out the special causes of veterans' ALS by having corresponding data for non-veterans? S.1382 is the bill that would allow ALS data to be collected. ...

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      As noted by ALS Spread the Word on November 29, 2008, "... public to complement the existing VA ALS registry data? Won't it help them figure out the special causes of veterans' ALS by having corresponding data for non-veterans? S.1382 is the bill that would allow ALS data to be collected. ..." (http://alsspreadtheword.blogspot.com/2008/11/where-is-our-national-outrage.html)
    • S. 1382 - November 28, 2008 by CBO's Latest 10 Documents - S. 1382. ALS Registry Act. As reported by the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. on December 4, 2007. S. 1382 would modify the Public Health Service Act to authorize funding for the ...

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      As noted by CBO's Latest 10 Documents on November 28, 2008, "S. 1382. ALS Registry Act. As reported by the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. on December 4, 2007. S. 1382 would modify the Public Health Service Act to authorize funding for the ..." (http://cbo.gov/doc.cfm?index=8919)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • President Signs ALS Association Priority Into Law - October 09, 2008 by PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - ... country celebrated a tremendous victory as President Bush signed into law S. 1382, the ALS Registry Act, in the late afternoon on Wednesday, October 8. ...

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      As noted by PharmaLive.com (press release), PA on October 09, 2008, "... country celebrated a tremendous victory as President Bush signed into law S. 1382, the ALS Registry Act, in the late afternoon on Wednesday, October 8. ..." (http://www.medadnews.com/News/Index.cfm?articleid=576888)
    • Congress passes ALS registry bill - September 26, 2008 by Joplin Independent, MO - Congress took a major step in the fight against Lou Gehrig's Disease recently when the House of Representatives passed the ALS Registry Act (S. 1382). ...

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      As noted by Joplin Independent, MO on September 26, 2008, "Congress took a major step in the fight against Lou Gehrig's Disease recently when the House of Representatives passed the ALS Registry Act (S. 1382). ..." (http://www.joplinindependent.com/display_article.php/wosk1222533748)
    • Act offers hope for ALS patients - August 09, 2007 by Connellsville Daily Courier, PA - This year, Congress has an opportunity to help our nation make progress in the fight against Lou Gehrig's disease by passing legislation (HR 2295/S. 1382) ...

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      As noted by Connellsville Daily Courier, PA on August 09, 2007, "This year, Congress has an opportunity to help our nation make progress in the fight against Lou Gehrig's disease by passing legislation (HR 2295/S. 1382) ..." (http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/dailycourier/guestcolumn/s_521379.html)
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