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Official Title as Introduced

Expressing support for designation of the 17th day in May as "DIPG Awareness Day" to raise awareness and encourage the research into cures for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) and pediatric cancers in general.

Actions Overview (1)

01/30/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

02/03/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
01/30/2017Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
01/30/2017Introduced in House

Cosponsors (53)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18]* 01/30/2017
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Comstock, Barbara [R-VA-10]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Delaney, John K. [D-MD-6]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9]* 01/30/2017
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 03/02/2017
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 03/09/2017
Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23] 03/09/2017
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 03/20/2017
Rep. Chaffetz, Jason [R-UT-3] 04/20/2017
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 05/01/2017
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 05/01/2017
Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-PA-6] 05/03/2017
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 05/17/2017
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 05/19/2017
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 06/12/2017
Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] 06/12/2017
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 09/05/2017
Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-4] 12/07/2017
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6] 12/07/2017
Rep. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV-3] 12/13/2017
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 03/14/2018
Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] 03/19/2018
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] 04/12/2018
Rep. Donovan, Daniel M., Jr. [R-NY-11] 04/24/2018
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 04/24/2018
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-8] 04/24/2018
Rep. Tsongas, Niki [D-MA-3] 04/24/2018
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 04/27/2018
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 05/08/2018
Rep. Jenkins, Evan H. [R-WV-3] 05/15/2018
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11] 05/16/2018
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 05/22/2018
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3] 06/13/2018
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 06/26/2018
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34] 07/25/2018
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 09/12/2018
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] 09/12/2018
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 09/17/2018
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 09/17/2018
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 09/25/2018
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17] 10/09/2018
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 10/23/2018
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 10/23/2018
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 12/11/2018
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 12/11/2018
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 12/11/2018
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-43] 12/20/2018

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce01/30/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health02/03/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/30/2017)

Expresses support for the designation of DIPG Awareness Day. ("DIPG" is diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, a terminal childhood brain cancer.)

Encourages the National Cancer Institute and other research funders to elevate their consideration of the mortality rate of a type of cancer as well as the life years lost as factors considered during the grant application process.