Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed Senate without amendment (05/21/2014)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Recognizes the importance of cancer research and the invaluable contributions of researchers who are dedicated to reversing the cancer epidemic.

Designates May 2014 as National Cancer Research Month.

Supports efforts to establish cancer research as a national and international priority to eventually eliminate the more than 200 diseases that collectively represent cancer.