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Recent legislative news headlines regarding stem cell research

Maryland House Approves Stem Cell Research Legislation, Sends Measure To Governor   04/04/06

Mo. Appeals Court Upholds Language In Title of Stem Cell Research Ballot   04/03/06

Democrats Hope Stem Cell Research Issue Will Help Party Performance In November Elections 03/30/06

Chicago Tribune Examines Debate In Senate Over Embryonic Stem Cell Research Bill   03/06/06

Maryland Lt. Governor Apologizes For Comparing Stem Cell Research To Holocaust, Expresses Conditional Support For Research  02/14/06

Mo. County Circuit Judge Upholds Language In Title Of Stem Cell Research Ballot Proposal   01/24/06

DRF Supports Missouri Stem Cell Initiative  12/07/05

Chancellor's statement regarding Governor's veto of AB 499 - Gov. Jim Doyle's veto Thursday (Nov. 3) of Assembly Bill 499 was an important step to preserve Wisconsin's leadership in the burgeoning field of embryonic stem cell research. The bill would have criminalized a promising form of biomedical research. 11/04/2005


Proposition 71
Stem Cell Research. Funding. Bonds
State of California

Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute

Find out the final vote, what was adopted and read agruments both for and against Proposition 71.


Other Links to Stem Cell Information

Ethics of Embryonic Stem Cell Harvesting and Research vs. the Ethics of Being Human.  Islets of Hope Editorial, by Lahle Wolfe, May 6, 2006

Arguments in favor of embryonic stem cell research

Arguments against embryonic stem cell research

 

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Federal and United State Laws Regarding
Stem Cell Research and Human Cloning
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109th Congress, House Bills
109th Congress, Senate Bills
Stem Cell and Cloning Legislation in the 109th Congress and the 50 States
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Congressional Testimony
- 2006, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

Related Legislative Links
Medical Research & Ethics Laws
Current Federal Policy on Human Cloning & Embryonic Stem Cell Lines
Information on State Embryonic & Fetal Research Laws
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Pancreatic Islet Cell Transplantation Act of 2004


109th Congress, House Bills


109th Congress, Senate Bills


Stem Cell and Cloning Legislation in the 109th Congress and the 50 States


Administration Statements


Archived Legislation


Congressional Testimony

Congressional Testimony - 2006

The Committee on Government Reform's Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy and Human Resources (Mark Souder, Chairman) held a hearing on Human Cloning and Embryonic Stem Cell Research After Seoul: Examining Exploitation, Fraud and Ethical Problems in the Research.

Testimony: James F. Battey, Jr., M.D., Ph.D., Chair, NIH Stem Cell Task Force, Director, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (.pdf ), 03/07/2006

Congressional Testimony - 2003

The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, HHS, and Education (Senator Arlen Specter [R-PA], Chairman) held a hearing on the status of research on embryonic stem cells. Dr. Elias Zerhouni, Director of NIH, and Dr. Ronald McKay, Senior Investigator, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, testified. Dr. James Battey, Director, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, accompanied Dr. Zerhouni.

Testimony: Elias A. Zerhouni, M.D., Director, National Institutes of Health, 05/22/2003
Testimony:
Ronald McKay, Ph.D., Senior Investigator, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
, (5/22/2003)

Congressional Testimony - 2002

Congressional Testimony - 2001

Congressional Testimony - 2000

Congressional Testimony - 1999

Congressional Testimony - 1998


Stem Cell Legislation News Links

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