US HB931 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 114-74-1)
Status: Engrossed on September 13 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-09-13 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Pending: Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to collect history and occupational information that can be linked to existing data in state cancer registries. The registry must be used to improve monitoring of cancer among firefighters and to collect and publish epidemiological information regarding cancer among firefighters. The CDC should seek to include specified information in the registry, including the number and type of fire incidents attended by an individual. To collect information for the registry, the CDC may incorporate questions into existing public health surveys, questionnaires, and other databases. The CDC must: (1) develop a strategy to maximize participation in the registry; (2) develop guidance for states and firefighting agencies regarding the registry; (3) encourage inclusion in the registry of data on minority, female, and volunteer firefighters; and (4) seek feedback on the registry from nonfederal experts. The CDC must develop a process for making registry data available for research without a fee if findings or publications from the research are made public or available to stakeholders. (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to reduce FY2018 funding for revitalization of CDC facilities.

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Title

Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017

Sponsors

Rep. Chris Collins [R]Rep. Bill Pascrell [D]Rep. Mark Amodei [R]Rep. Lou Barletta [R]
Rep. Garland Barr [R]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D]Rep. Mike Bost [R]
Rep. Susan Brooks [R]Rep. Julia Brownley [D]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D]Rep. Barbara Comstock [R]
Rep. Gerald Connolly [D]Rep. Peter DeFazio [D]Rep. Diana DeGette [D]Rep. Daniel Donovan [?]
Rep. Keith Ellison [D]Rep. Eliot Engel [D]Rep. Elizabeth Esty [D]Rep. Bill Foster [D]
Rep. John Faso [R]Rep. John Garamendi [D]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D]Rep. Denny Heck [D]
Rep. David Joyce [R]Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D]Rep. John Katko [R]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D]
Rep. Ron Kind [D]Rep. Peter King [R]Rep. Stephen Knight [R]Rep. Ann Kuster [D]
Rep. Sander Levin [D]Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D]Rep. Frank LoBiondo [R]Rep. David Loebsack [D]
Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D]Rep. Betty McCollum [D]Rep. James McGovern [D]Rep. Patrick Meehan [R]
Rep. Seth Moulton [D]Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D]Rep. Richard Nolan [D]Rep. Donald Norcross [D]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D]Rep. Donald Payne [D]Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D]Rep. Collin Peterson [D]
Rep. Chellie Pingree [D]Rep. Bruce Poliquin [R]Rep. James Renacci [R]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D]
Rep. Harold Rogers [R]Rep. Tim Ryan [D]Rep. Jose Serrano [D]Rep. Carol Shea-Porter [D]
Rep. Bill Shuster [R]Rep. Krysten Sinema [D]Rep. Albio Sires [D]Rep. Louise Slaughter [D]
Rep. Christopher Smith [R]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D]Rep. Claudia Tenney [R]Rep. Paul Tonko [D]
Rep. Niki Tsongas [D]Rep. David Valadao [R]Rep. Jackie Walorski [R]Rep. Timothy Walz [D]
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D]Rep. John Yarmuth [D]Rep. Don Young [R]
Rep. Lee Zeldin [R]Rep. Leonard Lance [R]Rep. Adam Smith [D]Rep. Sean Maloney [D]
Rep. Mike Quigley [D]Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D]Rep. Elise Stefanik [R]Rep. Tom Reed [R]
Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D]Rep. Thomas MacArthur [R]Rep. Carlos Curbelo [R]Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen [R]
Rep. James Langevin [D]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D]Rep. Robert Scott [D]Rep. Ryan Costello [R]
Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D]Rep. Tim Murphy [R]Rep. Suzan DelBene [D]
Rep. Jamie Raskin [D]Rep. Walter Jones [R]Rep. David Young [R]Rep. Mike Kelly [R]
Rep. Jackie Speier [D]Rep. Jacky Rosen [D]Rep. David McKinley [R]Rep. Anthony Brown [D]
Rep. Robert Wittman [R]Rep. Michael Turner [R]Rep. Chris Stewart [R]Rep. Steny Hoyer [D]
Rep. David Cicilline [D]Rep. Gene Green [D]Rep. Roger Marshall [R]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D]
Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D]Rep. Val Demings [D]Rep. Mark Takano [D]Rep. Scott Taylor [R]
Sen. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D]Rep. Mia Love [R]Rep. John Larson [D]
Rep. Rob Bishop [R]Rep. Lacy Clay [D]Rep. David Reichert [R]Rep. Bradley Schneider [D]
Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D]Rep. Brett Guthrie [R]Rep. Steve Stivers [R]Rep. Robert Brady [D]
Rep. Ruben Gallego [D]Rep. James Comer [R]Rep. Thomas Garrett [R]Rep. John Sarbanes [D]
Rep. John Delaney [D]Rep. Sam Graves [R]Rep. Jared Huffman [D]Rep. Andre Carson [D]
Rep. Brian Higgins [D]Rep. Michael Capuano [D]Rep. Glenn Thompson [R]Rep. John Conyers [D]
Rep. Evan Jenkins [R]Rep. Madeleine Bordallo [D]Rep. Tom O'Halleran [D]Rep. Donald McEachin [D]
Rep. Scott Peters [D]Rep. Tony Cardenas [D]Rep. Anna Eshoo [D]Rep. Robert Latta [R]
Rep. Scott Tipton [R]Rep. Doris Matsui [D]Rep. Stephanie Murphy [D]Rep. Richard Hudson [R]
Rep. Charles Dent [R]Rep. Joseph Kennedy [D]Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler [R]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D]
Rep. Martha McSally [R]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D]Rep. Paul Mitchell [R]Rep. Darren Soto [D]
Rep. Mike Gallagher [R]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D]Rep. Al Lawson [D]Rep. Fred Upton [R]
Rep. Morgan Griffith [R]Rep. Peter Visclosky [D]Rep. Bill Johnson [R]Rep. Frederica Wilson [D]
Rep. Mike Coffman [R]Rep. Joe Courtney [D]Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D]Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R]
Rep. Jared Polis [D]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D]Rep. Grace Meng [D]Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R]
Rep. Lois Frankel [D]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D]Rep. Paul Gosar [R]Rep. Gwen Moore [D]
Rep. Pete Sessions [R]Rep. Colleen Hanabusa [D]Rep. Ro Khanna [D]Rep. Darrell Issa [R]
Rep. Ted Poe [R]Rep. Luis Correa [D]Rep. William Keating [D]Rep. Tom Emmer [R]
Rep. Ben Lujan [D]Rep. Judy Chu [D]Rep. Ken Calvert [R]Rep. Trey Hollingsworth [R]
Rep. Dwight Evans [D]

History

DateChamberAction
2017-09-13SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
2017-09-12HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2017-09-12HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7248-7249)
2017-09-12HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 931.
2017-09-12HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7248-7251)
2017-09-12HouseMr. Walden moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2017-09-08HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 215.
2017-09-08HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 115-301.
2017-07-27HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
2017-07-27HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2017-06-29HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
2017-06-29HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2017-02-10HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2017-02-07HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2017-02-07HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB382 (Same As) 2017-02-15 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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