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Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act
American Civil Liberties Union 2007 House Scorecard description On April 25, 2007, the House passed the Ge On April 25, 2007, the House passed the Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act of 2007 (GINA) (H.R. 493) by a vote of 420-3. The ACLU supported this legislation as one of the first civil rights bills of the 21st century and a critical step towards securing civil liberties in the emerging field of medical technology. The legislation will provide a national framework to direct companies and states on how to protect information acquired by genetic tests and to guard against genetic discrimination. It also regulates the appropriate use of such information so employers and health insurers do not misuse it in discriminatory ways. s do not misuse it in discriminatory ways.
American Civil Liberties Union 2007 House Scorecard position Aye +
American Civil Liberties Union 2007 House Scorecard source Http://action.aclu.org/site/VoteCenter?page=voteList +
American Civil Liberties Union 2007 Senate Scorecard description On April 24, 2008, the Senate passed the G On April 24, 2008, the Senate passed the Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act of 2007 (GINA) (H.R. 493) by a vote of 95-0. The ACLU supported this legislation as one of the first civil rights bills of the 21st century and a critical step towards securing civil liberties in the emerging field of medical technology. The legislation will provide a national framework to direct companies and states on how to protect information acquired by genetic tests and to guard against genetic discrimination. It also regulates the appropriate use of such information so employers and health insurers do not misuse it in discriminatory ways. s do not misuse it in discriminatory ways.
American Civil Liberties Union 2007 Senate Scorecard position Aye +
American Civil Liberties Union 2007 Senate Scorecard source Http://action.aclu.org/site/VoteCenter?page=voteList +
Bill of vote Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act +
Billnumber H493 +
Chamber 111th United States Congress + , U.S. Senate +
Congress number 110th +
Congressnumber 110 +
Modification date
Roll call number 261 + , 113 +
Scorecard vote American Civil Liberties Union 2007-2008 House Scorecard + , American Civil Liberties Union 2007 Senate Scorecard +
Session number 1 + , 2 +
Categories Communications, Science and Intellectual Property Policy (U.S.)  + , Tagged legislation  + , U.S. legislation  + , Record votes  + , Congresspedia  + , Labor  +
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Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act + , U.S. House of Representatives record vote 261, 110th Congress, Session 1 + , U.S. Senate record vote 113, 110th Congress, Session 2 + Bill of vote
 

 

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