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Short Titles as Enacted

Breast and Cervical Cancer Mortality Prevention Act of 1990

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Breast and Cervical Cancer Mortality Prevention Act of 1990

Short Titles as Introduced

Breast and Cervical Cancer Mortality Prevention Act of 1990

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Passed Senate

Breast and Cervical Cancer Mortality Prevention Act of 1990

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program of grants for the prevention and control of breast and cervical cancer.


Actions Overview (9)

Date
08/10/1990Became Public Law No: 101-354.
08/10/1990Signed by President.
08/09/1990Presented to President.
08/04/1990Resolving differences -- House actions: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
08/04/1990Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
08/04/1990Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources discharged by Unanimous Consent.
06/18/1990Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
06/18/1990Reported by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 101-543.
05/10/1990Introduced in House

All Actions (31)

Date Chamber
08/10/1990Became Public Law No: 101-354.
08/10/1990Signed by President.
08/09/1990HousePresented to President.
08/09/1990SenateMeasure Signed in Senate.
08/04/1990SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
08/04/1990-3:28amHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
08/04/1990-3:28amHouseOn motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
08/04/1990-3:26amHouseMr. Waxman asked unanimous consent that the House agree to the Senate amendment.
08/04/1990SenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
08/04/1990SenateAmendment SP 2575 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/04/1990SenateS.Amdt.2575 Amendment SP 2575 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/04/1990SenateAmendment SP 2575 proposed by Senator Nunn for Senator Mikulski.
08/04/1990SenateS.Amdt.2575 Proposed by Senator Nunn for Senator Mikulski. In the nature of a substitute.
08/04/1990SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
08/04/1990SenateSenate Committee on Labor and Human Resources discharged by Unanimous Consent.
06/19/1990SenateReceived in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
06/18/1990-12:30pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
06/18/1990-12:29pmHouseThe title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
06/18/1990-12:29pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
06/18/1990-12:25pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
06/18/1990-12:24pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules.
06/18/1990-12:24pmHouseOn ordering a second Agreed to without objection.
06/18/1990-12:24pmHouseMr. Madigan demanded a second on the motion to suspend the rules.
06/18/1990-12:24pmHouseMr. Waxman moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
06/18/1990HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 336.
06/18/1990HouseReported by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 101-543.
05/15/1990HouseOrdered to be Reported.
05/15/1990HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
05/10/1990HouseFor Previous Action See H.R.4222.
05/10/1990HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
05/10/1990HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (51)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Madigan, Edward R. [R-IL-15]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Lent, Norman F. [R-NY-4]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Schroeder, Patricia [D-CO-1]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Snowe, Olympia J. [R-ME-2]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Scheuer, James H. [D-NY-8]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Whittaker, Bob [R-KS-5]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Walgren, Doug [D-PA-18]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Nielson, Howard C. [R-UT-3]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Synar, Mike [D-OK-2]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Wyden, Ron [D-OR-3]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Eckart, Dennis E. [D-OH-11]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Richardson, Bill [D-NM-3]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Sikorski, Gerry E. [D-MN-6]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Bryant, John W. [D-TX-5]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Bates, Jim [D-CA-44]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-4]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Bruce, Terry L. [D-IL-19]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Rowland, J. Roy [D-GA-8]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Manton, Thomas J. [D-NY-9]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-11]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-30]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Oakar, Mary Rose [D-OH-20]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Schneider, Claudine [R-RI-2]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA-5]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-20]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Saiki, Patricia [R-HI-1]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Unsoeld, Jolene [D-WA-3]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Boggs, Corinne C. (Lindy) [D-LA-2]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Long, Jill L. [D-IN-4]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Kennelly, Barbara B. [D-CT-1]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Martin, Lynn M. [R-IL-16]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Patterson, Elizabeth [D-SC-4]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA-6]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Vucanovich, Barbara F. [R-NV-2]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Johnson, Nancy L. [R-CT-6]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Meyers, Jan [R-KS-3]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Yates, Sidney R. [D-IL-9]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Stokes, Louis [D-OH-21]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Roe, Robert A. [D-NJ-8]* 05/10/1990
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-18] 05/24/1990
Rep. Johnson, Tim [D-SD-At Large] 06/14/1990
Rep. Molinari, Susan [R-NY-14] 06/14/1990
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-7] 06/18/1990

Committees (2)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce05/10/1990 Referred to
05/15/1990 Markup by
06/18/1990 Reported by H.Rept 101-543
Senate Labor and Human Resources06/19/1990 Referred to
08/04/1990 Discharged from

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Latest Summary (3)

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Passed Senate amended (08/04/1990)

Breast and Cervical Cancer Mortality Prevention Act of 1990 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control, to make grants to States, on the basis of an established competitive review process, with regard to breast and cervical cancers, for screening, referrals and follow-up services, public information and education programs, education and training for health professionals, quality monitoring of screening, and evaluations of such activities. Requires matching non-Federal funds in a specified ratio.

Requires that States agree to: (1) provide all of certain services by a specified date; (2) switch to any improved screening procedures which become available; and (3) assure the quality of any screening procedures used.

Directs the Secretary to establish guidelines for assuring the quality of mammography and cytological screening conducted under these provisions.

Requires that low-income women be given priority in the provision of services. Requires that a charge for services, if any: (1) be made according to a public schedule; (2) be adjusted for income of the women involved; and (3) not be imposed on women with an income below the poverty line. Requires services to be provided throughout a State, including to members of any Indian tribe or tribal organization. Requires that the services and activities funded through the State grant be coordinated with other Federal, State, and local breast and cervical cancer programs. Prohibits using grant funds for inpatient services.

States that the description of an intended use of grant funds must provide assurances that they will be used in the most cost-effective manner.

Authorizes the Secretary to provide training and technical assistance. Directs the Secretary to provide for annual evaluations of programs carried out under this Act, and to report on them to specified congressional committees.

Authorizes appropriations for FY 1991 through 1993.