Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed Senate without amendment (10/17/2007)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Recognizes the need to pursue research into the causes of, and a treatment and an eventual cure for, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Expresses support for: (1) the work of advocates and organizations in educating, supporting, and providing hope for individuals who suffer from the disease; and (2) designation of National Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Week.

Congratulates advocates and organizations for their efforts to educate the public about the disease.