Summary: S.1229 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (09/26/1997)

Requires the Office of Research on Women's Health to: (1) award grants for the conduct of a clinical trial of digital mammography; and (2) contract with the Multi-Agency Consortium on Imaging Technologies to Improve Women's Health for the solicitation, acceptance, and processing of competitive grant applications. Requires that the study involve at least 50,000 women, at least 20 institutions, and the conducting of at least 2,500 conventional and 2,500 digital mammographies at each institution. Authorizes appropriations.