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Titles (3)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Autism CARES Act of 2019
Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2019

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A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance activities of the National Institutes of Health with respect to research on autism spectrum disorder and enhance programs relating to autism, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
02/07/2019Introduced in Senate

All Actions (1)

Date All Actions
02/07/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (43)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Enzi, Michael B. [R-WY]* 02/07/2019
Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL] 03/07/2019
Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] 03/07/2019
Sen. Scott, Tim [R-SC] 03/07/2019
Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA] 03/07/2019
Sen. Jones, Doug [D-AL] 04/01/2019
Sen. Roberts, Pat [R-KS] 04/01/2019
Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] 04/03/2019
Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT] 04/03/2019
Sen. Smith, Tina [D-MN] 04/10/2019
Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR] 04/10/2019
Sen. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ] 04/11/2019
Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME] 04/11/2019
Sen. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD] 04/30/2019
Sen. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV] 04/30/2019
Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME] 05/02/2019
Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS] 05/02/2019
Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] 05/02/2019
Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D-DE] 05/06/2019
Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] 05/06/2019
Sen. Booker, Cory A. [D-NJ] 05/06/2019
Sen. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND] 05/06/2019
Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] 06/10/2019
Sen. Tillis, Thom [R-NC] 06/10/2019
Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI] 06/10/2019
Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT] 07/10/2019
Sen. Sullivan, Dan [R-AK] 07/10/2019
Sen. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV] 07/10/2019
Sen. Rounds, Mike [R-SD] 07/16/2019
Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH] 07/16/2019
Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] 07/16/2019
Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] 07/30/2019
Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] 07/30/2019
Sen. Reed, Jack [D-RI] 07/30/2019
Sen. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI] 07/31/2019
Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] 07/31/2019
Sen. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN] 09/12/2019
Sen. Harris, Kamala D. [D-CA] 09/16/2019
Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY] 09/16/2019
Sen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV] 09/17/2019
Sen. Burr, Richard [R-NC] 09/17/2019
Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS] 09/23/2019
Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] 09/24/2019

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions02/07/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (02/07/2019)

Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2019 or the Autism CARES Act of 2019

This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises several programs and activities relating to autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Among other things, the bill reauthorizes provisions relating to (1) expanded ASD research at the National Institutes of Health; (2) ASD education, early detection, and intervention activities supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration; and (3) the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee.

The bill also generally revises the scope of such programs and activities to encompass ASD individuals of all ages, rather than only youth.