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HB 2801 - Exploration of Public Funding for Stem Cell Research - Key Vote

Oregon Key Votes

Jeff Merkley voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (28-30) - (Key vote)

Title: Exploration of Public Funding for Stem Cell Research

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that provides public funding for a human stem cell research committee.

Highlights:
- Establishes the Human Stem Cell Research Grant Fund to solicit funding for research programs on treatments for debilitating diseases and spinal cord injuries [sec. 4(1)]. - Requires researchers to obtain consent from the donors before using eggs or sperm to create human stem cells [sec. 8]. - Appropriates $159,366 from the General Fund for administrative support for the Human Stem Cell Research Committee [sec. 13].
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Public Funding for Stem Cell Research

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Co-sponsors

  • Alan C. Bates (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Vicki Berger (OR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter J. Buckley (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ben Cannon (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jean Cowan (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • David Edwards (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dave Hunt (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Jenson (OR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Greg Macpherson (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeffery A. 'Jeff' Merkley (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mary Nolan (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tobias Read (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Arnold L. 'Arnie' Roblan (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Diane M. Rosenbaum (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael W. 'Mike' Schaufler (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William 'Chip' Shields (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Carolyn Tomei (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
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