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S. 898 - Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2007

Medicine. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2007

S. 898 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention.
Other Titles
  • Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2007
  • Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2007
Sponsor
Barbara Mikulski
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Medicine
  • Access to health care
  • Aged
  • Aging
  • Alternative medicine
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Authorization
  • Brain
  • Budgets
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Caregivers
  • Clinical trials
  • Communication in medicine
  • Communications
  • Community health services
  • Conferences
  • Congregate housing
  • Congress
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Drug therapy
  • Education
  • Executive departments
  • Families
  • Federal aid to education
  • Federal aid to health facilities
  • Federal aid to research
  • Government information
  • Government publicity
  • Governmental investigations
  • Health education
  • Health policy
  • Health surveys
  • Higher education
  • Housing
  • Imaging systems in medicine
  • Long-term care
  • Medical care
  • Medical education
  • Medical research
  • Medical statistics
  • Medical tests
  • Menopause
  • Minorities
  • Minority health
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Neurology
  • Preventive medicine
  • Quality of care
  • Research centers
  • Research grants
  • Science policy
  • Telecommunication
  • Telephone
  • Women
  • Women's health
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Major Actions
Introduced3/15/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/15/2007
3/15/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Put on a legislative calendar7/25/2007Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
8/03/2007Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Kennedy with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and an amendment to the title. Without written report.
Put on a legislative calendar8/03/2007Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 330.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$515,981
$2,031,915
$230,240
$268,215
$3,046,351
$0
4 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2007

4 organizations supported this bill

Alzheimer's Association
(n.d.). Alzheimer's Association statement on the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act. Retrieved n.d., from .
American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
(n.d.). Advocacy. Retrieved n.d., from .
Disabled American Veterans
(n.d.). Alzheimer's Update. Retrieved n.d., from .
Senior Citizens League
(n.d.). Spotlight on Health - Alzheimer's Research. Retrieved n.d., from .

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$9,750$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$65,650$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$123,449$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$25,350$0
Bob BennettRUT$0$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,750$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$20,000$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$16,549$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$25,743$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$34,800$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$500$0
Jim BunningRKY$15,950$0
Richard BurrRNC$75,382$0
Robert ByrdDWV$3,250$0
Maria CantwellDWA$15,750$0
Ben CardinDMD$96,050$0
Tom CarperDDE$14,060$0
Bob CaseyDPA$37,100$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$39,700$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$86,165$0
Tom CoburnROK$10,382$0
William Thad CochranRMS$5,000$0
Norm ColemanRMN$87,575$0
Susan CollinsRME$52,300$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$70,180$0
Bob CorkerRTN$26,250$0
John CornynRTX$3,210$0
Larry CraigRID$3,500$0
Mike CrapoRID$10,000$0
Jim DeMintRSC$31,850$0
Chris DoddDCT$46,000$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$32,650$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$3,750$0
Byron DorganDND$35,500$0
Dick DurbinDIL$55,975$0
John EnsignRNV$21,500$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$16,199$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$30,800$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$40,500$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$62,750$0
Judd GreggRNH$14,000$0
Chuck HagelRNE$250$0
Tom HarkinDIA$34,350$0
Orrin HatchRUT$37,600$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$1,550$0
Jim InhofeROK$3,500$0
Dan InouyeDHI$6,500$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$14,750$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$35,500$0
Ted KennedyDMA$32,600$0
John KerryDMA$8,810$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$17,450$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$47,606$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$21,750$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$19,000$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$2,850$0
Carl LevinDMI$7,650$0
Joe LiebermanICT$46,650$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$75,500$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$7,500$0
Dick LugarRIN$14,000$0
Mel MartinezRFL$47,750$0
John McCainRAZ$5,700$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$27,200$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$81,800$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$39,800$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$39,100$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$6,600$0
Patty MurrayDWA$35,673$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$26,849$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$27,350$0
Barack ObamaDIL$21,700$0
Mark PryorDAR$26,800$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$24,500$0
Harry ReidDNV$54,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$33,500$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$48,000$0
Ken SalazarDCO$63,592$0
Bernie SandersIVT$11,200$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$18,000$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$13,700$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$52,000$0
Gordon SmithROR$98,450$0
Olympia SnoweRME$40,170$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$82,113$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$73,200$0
Ted StevensRAK$11,650$0
John SununuRNH$74,950$0
Jon TesterDMT$7,399$0
Craig ThomasRWY$7,000$0
John ThuneRSD$18,882$0
David VitterRLA$11,432$0
George VoinovichROH$10,420$0
John WarnerRVA$250$0
Jim WebbDVA$24,436$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$7,500$0
Ron WydenDOR$60,000$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$9,750$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$65,650$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$123,449$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$25,350$0
Bob BennettRUT$0$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,750$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$20,000$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$16,549$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$25,743$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$34,800$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$500$0
Jim BunningRKY$15,950$0
Richard BurrRNC$75,382$0
Robert ByrdDWV$3,250$0
Maria CantwellDWA$15,750$0
Ben CardinDMD$96,050$0
Tom CarperDDE$14,060$0
Bob CaseyDPA$37,100$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$39,700$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$86,165$0
Tom CoburnROK$10,382$0
William Thad CochranRMS$5,000$0
Norm ColemanRMN$87,575$0
Susan CollinsRME$52,300$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$70,180$0
Bob CorkerRTN$26,250$0
John CornynRTX$3,210$0
Larry CraigRID$3,500$0
Mike CrapoRID$10,000$0
Jim DeMintRSC$31,850$0
Chris DoddDCT$46,000$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$32,650$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$3,750$0
Byron DorganDND$35,500$0
Dick DurbinDIL$55,975$0
John EnsignRNV$21,500$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$16,199$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$30,800$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$40,500$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$62,750$0
Judd GreggRNH$14,000$0
Chuck HagelRNE$250$0
Tom HarkinDIA$34,350$0
Orrin HatchRUT$37,600$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$1,550$0
Jim InhofeROK$3,500$0
Dan InouyeDHI$6,500$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$14,750$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$35,500$0
Ted KennedyDMA$32,600$0
John KerryDMA$8,810$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$17,450$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$47,606$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$21,750$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$19,000$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$2,850$0
Carl LevinDMI$7,650$0
Joe LiebermanICT$46,650$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$75,500$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$7,500$0
Dick LugarRIN$14,000$0
Mel MartinezRFL$47,750$0
John McCainRAZ$5,700$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$27,200$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$81,800$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$39,800$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$39,100$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$6,600$0
Patty MurrayDWA$35,673$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$26,849$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$27,350$0
Barack ObamaDIL$21,700$0
Mark PryorDAR$26,800$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$24,500$0
Harry ReidDNV$54,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$33,500$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$48,000$0
Ken SalazarDCO$63,592$0
Bernie SandersIVT$11,200$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$18,000$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$13,700$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$52,000$0
Gordon SmithROR$98,450$0
Olympia SnoweRME$40,170$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$82,113$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$73,200$0
Ted StevensRAK$11,650$0
John SununuRNH$74,950$0
Jon TesterDMT$7,399$0
Craig ThomasRWY$7,000$0
John ThuneRSD$18,882$0
David VitterRLA$11,432$0
George VoinovichROH$10,420$0
John WarnerRVA$250$0
Jim WebbDVA$24,436$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$7,500$0
Ron WydenDOR$60,000$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Nursing homes$2,031,915
Health & welfare policy$515,981
Elderly issues/Social Security$268,215
Military$230,240

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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