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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2007

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

09/17/2007Introduced in House

All Actions (7)

10/12/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
09/17/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
09/17/2007Referred to House Judiciary
Action By: House of Representatives
09/17/2007Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
09/17/2007Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/17/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1890)
Action By: House of Representatives
09/17/2007Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (111)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-8]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Fossella, Vito [R-NY-13]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Arcuri, Michael A. [D-NY-24]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Bishop, Timothy H. [D-NY-1]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-23]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-11]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-7]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Ferguson, Mike [R-NJ-7]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Fortuno, Luis G. [R-PR-At Large]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Garrett, Scott [R-NJ-5]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY-20]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Hall, John J. [D-NY-19]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Hare, Phil [D-IL-17]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-27]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-22]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-17]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Holt, Rush [D-NJ-12]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-2]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Jackson-Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18]* 09/17/2007
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Kuhl, John R. "Randy", Jr. [R-NY-29]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-9]* 09/17/2007
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4]* 09/17/2007
Rep. McHugh, John M. [R-NY-23]* 09/17/2007
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-21]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-6]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Miller, George [D-CA-7]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-8]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-15]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Reynolds, Thomas M. [R-NY-26]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-39]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-16]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Shays, Christopher [R-CT-4]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Shea-Porter, Carol [D-NH-1]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-12]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-25]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Weiner, Anthony D. [D-NY-9]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Wynn, Albert Russell [D-MD-4]* 09/17/2007
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-PA-1] 09/20/2007
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] 09/20/2007
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 09/20/2007
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-7] 09/24/2007
Rep. Michaud, Michael H. [D-ME-2] 09/24/2007
Rep. Abercrombie, Neil [D-HI-1] 09/27/2007
Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-15] 09/27/2007
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-51] 10/01/2007
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-13] 10/09/2007
Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-MN-1] 10/18/2007
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 10/23/2007
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-3] 10/23/2007
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 10/24/2007
Rep. Rothman, Steven R. [D-NJ-9] 10/30/2007
Rep. Sutton, Betty [D-OH-13] 10/30/2007
Rep. Allen, Thomas H. [D-ME-1] 11/05/2007
Rep. Shuler, Heath [D-NC-11] 12/04/2007
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 12/04/2007
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 12/11/2007
Rep. McCotter, Thaddeus G. [R-MI-11] 01/23/2008
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 02/06/2008
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 02/06/2008
Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] 02/25/2008
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 03/11/2008
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 03/13/2008
Rep. Sestak, Joe [D-PA-7] 03/31/2008
Rep. Etheridge, Bob [D-NC-2] 03/31/2008
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] 04/02/2008
Rep. Klein, Ron [D-FL-22] 04/02/2008
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 04/02/2008
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] 04/08/2008
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2] 04/14/2008
Rep. Carney, Christopher P. [D-PA-10] 04/14/2008
Rep. Kanjorski, Paul E. [D-PA-11] 04/14/2008
Rep. Schwartz, Allyson Y. [D-PA-13] 04/14/2008
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14] 04/14/2008
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3] 04/15/2008
Rep. Waxman, Henry A. [D-CA-30] 04/23/2008
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 04/23/2008
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 04/23/2008
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9] 04/24/2008
Rep. Jefferson, William J. [D-LA-2] 04/24/2008
Rep. Andrews, Robert E. [D-NJ-1] 04/24/2008
Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29] 04/24/2008
Rep. Wexler, Robert [D-FL-19] 04/29/2008
Rep. Pastor, Ed [D-AZ-4] 04/29/2008
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] 04/29/2008
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 04/30/2008
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 04/30/2008
Rep. Watson, Diane E. [D-CA-33] 04/30/2008
Rep. Baca, Joe [D-CA-43] 05/05/2008
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-20] 05/05/2008
Rep. Murphy, Patrick J. [D-PA-8] 05/20/2008
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-38] 05/21/2008
Rep. Barrow, John [D-GA-12] 05/21/2008
Rep. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD-8] 05/21/2008
Rep. Harman, Jane [D-CA-36] 05/21/2008
Rep. Hodes, Paul W. [D-NH-2] 05/21/2008
Rep. Jones, Stephanie Tubbs [D-OH-11] 06/04/2008
Rep. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT-5] 06/04/2008
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 06/12/2008
Rep. Miller, Brad [D-NC-13] 06/17/2008
Rep. Solis, Hilda L. [D-CA-32] 07/30/2008

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce09/17/2007 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health09/17/2007 Referred to
House Judiciary09/17/2007 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law10/12/2007 Referred to

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (09/17/2007)

James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2007 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to establish within the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health the World Trade Center Health Program (WTC program) to provide medical monitoring and treatment benefits to: (1) eligible emergency responders and recovery and cleanup workers who responded to the New York City terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001; and (2) residents and other building occupants and area workers who were directly impacted and adversely affected by such attacks.

Requires the WTC program administrator to: (1) establish the WTC Health Program Steering Committee and the WTC Health Program Scientific/Technical Advisory Committee; (2) institute a program that provides education and outreach on the existence and availability of services under the WTC program; and (3) provide for the uniform collection of data related to WTC-related health conditions.

Authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish similar programs with respect to the terrorist attack at the Pentagon on September 11, 2001.

Requires the administrator to conduct or support research on: (1) physical and mental health conditions that may be related to the September 11 terrorist attacks; and (2) diagnosing and treating WTC-related health conditions.

Requires the administrator to extend and expand arrangements with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide for the World Trade Center Health Registry.

Authorizes the administrator to make grants to the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to address mental health needs relating to the terrorist attacks.

Amends the Air Transportation Safety and System Stabilization Act to provide, under certain circumstances, for an extension of time for filing claims under the September 11 Victim Compensation Fund of 2001.