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H.R.1098: Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2014

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Bill Pascrell Jr., D-N.J.
Total Cosponsors 21 (19 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Introduced March 12, 2013
Latest Major Action June 25, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
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  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2014 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to report to Congress on recommendations (made pursuant to an earlier report) concerning improvements in the collection and dissemination of compatible epidemiological studies on the incidence and prevalence of traumatic brain injury in individuals who were formerly in the military, identifying recommendations that have been adopted and describing activities planned to address those that were not adopted.

Authorizes appropriations through FY2019 for: (1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) projects to reduce the incidence of traumatic brain injury, and (2) traumatic brain injury surveillance systems or registries.

Authorizes appropriations through FY2019 for the programs of grants to: (1) states and American Indian consortia for projects to improve access to rehabilitation and other services regarding tr...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 25, 2014 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
June 24, 2014 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5699)
June 24, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1098.
June 24, 2014 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5699-5700)
June 24, 2014 Mr. Pitts moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
May 20, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 337.
May 20, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 113-456.
Dec. 10, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Dec. 10, 2013 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) .
Dec. 10, 2013 Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
March 15, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
March 12, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.