About This Bill
- This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress
- This bill is primarily about health
- Introduced Feb. 13, 2018
- Latest Major Action June 13, 2018
19 (4 Democrats, 15 Republicans)
- Fred Upton (R-Mich.)
- Peter Welch (D-Vt.)
- Ro Khanna (D-Calif.)
- Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.)
- Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.)
- David McKinley (R-W.Va.)
- Robert E. Latta (R-Ohio)
- Greg Walden (R-Ore.)
- Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Wash.)
- Daniel M. Donovan (R-N.Y.)
- Yvette D. Clarke (D-N.Y.)
- John Moolenaar (R-Mich.)
- Ken Buck (R-Colo.)
- French Hill (R-Ark.)
- Mike Coffman (R-Colo.)
- Rodney Davis (R-Ill.)
- Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.)
- Derek Kilmer (D-Wash.)
- Martha McSally (R-Ariz.)
Advancing Cutting Edge Research Act or the ACE Research Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to expand the National Institutes of Health's unique research initiatives to include cutting-edge research that: (1) fosters scientific creativity and increases fundamental biological understanding leading to the prevention, diagnosis, or treatment of diseases and disorders; or (2) is urgently required to respond to a public health...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Voice Vote in the House
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5038-5040)
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5002.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Mr. Walden moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Unanimous Consent .
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Introduced in the House by Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.)