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S. 2067 - EUREKA Act

Health. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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A bill to establish EUREKA Prize Competitions to accelerate discovery and development of disease-modifying, preventive, or curative treatments for Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, to encourage efforts to enhance detection and diagnosis of such diseases, or to enhance the quality and efficiency of care of individuals with such diseases. (by More
A bill to establish EUREKA Prize Competitions to accelerate discovery and development of disease-modifying, preventive, or curative treatments for Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, to encourage efforts to enhance detection and diagnosis of such diseases, or to enhance the quality and efficiency of care of individuals with such diseases. (by CRS) Hide
 
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EUREKA Act

S. 2067 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to establish EUREKA Prize Competitions to accelerate discovery and development of disease-modifying, preventive, or curative treatments for Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, to encourage efforts to enhance detection and diagnosis of such diseases, or to enhance the quality and efficiency of care of individuals with such diseases. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to establish EUREKA Prize Competitions to accelerate discovery and development of disease-modifying, preventive, or curative treatments for Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, to encourage efforts to enhance detection and diagnosis of such diseases, or to enhance the quality and efficiency of care of individuals with such diseases.
Other Titles
  • Ensuring Useful Research Expenditures is Key for Alzheimer's Act
  • EUREKA Act
  • EUREKA Act
Sponsor
Roger F. Wicker
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Advisory bodies
  • Aging
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Health technology, devices, supplies
  • Medical research
  • Medical tests and diagnostic methods
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Neurological disorders
  • Research administration and funding
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Major Actions
Introduced9/22/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced9/22/2015
9/22/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
9/22/2015Introduced in Senate
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22 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

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EUREKA Act

22 organizations supported this bill

Allergan
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Alliance for Patient Access
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Alzheimer's Association
Egge, Robert (2015, September 18). Alzheimer's Association Endorses EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from Alzheimer's Association.
American Academy of Neurology
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
American Association for Long Term Care Nursing
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
American Federation for Aging Research
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Argentum
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Caregiver Action Network
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Gerontological Society of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Home Instead Senior Care
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
National Alliance for Caregiving
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
National Asian Pacific Center on Aging
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
National Down Syndrome Society
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
national hispanic council on aging
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Neurotechnology Industry Organization
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
OWL - The Voice of Midlife and Older Women
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
US Against Alzheimer's
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.
Volunteers of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 20). LEAD Coalition supports the EUREKA Act. Retrieved June 14, 2016, from LEAD Coalition.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$408,800$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$461,897$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,119,580$0
John BarrassoRWY$458,843$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$675,470$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$273,475$0
Roy BluntRMO$662,398$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$561,198$0
John BoozmanRAR$154,080$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$6,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$820,032$0
Richard BurrRNC$598,949$0
Maria CantwellDWA$211,285$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$263,649$0
Ben CardinDMD$390,097$0
Tom CarperDDE$307,640$0
Bob CaseyDPA$592,863$0
Bill CassidyRLA$1,049,496$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$39,100$0
William Thad CochranRMS$170,918$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$301,550$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$253,050$0
Bob CorkerRTN$378,945$0
John CornynRTX$579,258$0
Tom CottonRAR$282,770$0
Mike CrapoRID$284,527$0
Ted CruzRTX$270,992$0
Steve DainesRMT$126,050$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$209,265$0
Dick DurbinDIL$231,243$0
Mike EnziRWY$276,875$0
Joni ErnstRIA$39,865$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$377,071$0
Deb FischerRNE$171,939$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$164,564$0
Al FrankenDMN$196,375$0
Cory GardnerRCO$315,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$944,561$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$216,223$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$297,235$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$850,232$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$243,650$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$297,816$0
Dean HellerRNV$203,745$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$407,191$0
John HoevenRND$67,525$0
Jim InhofeROK$62,050$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$454,225$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$217,380$0
Tim KaineDVA$717,144$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$106,917$0
Mark KirkRIL$346,900$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$384,937$0
James LankfordROK$201,996$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$71,835$0
Mike LeeRUT$98,805$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$248,648$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$408,727$0
John McCainRAZ$147,010$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,518,506$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,000,950$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$419,110$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$173,538$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$144,261$0
Jerry MoranRKS$250,250$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$118,875$0
Chris MurphyDCT$271,296$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,095,299$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$249,197$0
Rand PaulRKY$271,498$0
David PerdueRGA$196,400$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$568,473$0
Rob PortmanROH$746,865$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$138,050$0
Harry ReidDNV$377,250$0
Jim RischRID$50,100$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$390,014$0
Mike RoundsRSD$122,354$0
Marco RubioRFL$239,085$0
Bernie SandersIVT$50,614$0
Ben SasseRNE$180,745$0
Brian SchatzDHI$92,219$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$721,875$0
Tim ScottRSC$536,547$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$44,350$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$991,775$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$62,900$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$729,552$0
Dan SullivanRAK$50,991$0
Jon TesterDMT$477,724$0
John ThuneRSD$255,837$0
Thom TillisRNC$237,454$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$655,308$0
Tom UdallDNM$101,809$0
David VitterRLA$35,350$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$363,180$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,087,642$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$209,696$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$87,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$823,830$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$408,800$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$461,897$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,119,580$0
John BarrassoRWY$458,843$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$675,470$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$273,475$0
Roy BluntRMO$662,398$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$561,198$0
John BoozmanRAR$154,080$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$6,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$820,032$0
Richard BurrRNC$598,949$0
Maria CantwellDWA$211,285$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$263,649$0
Ben CardinDMD$390,097$0
Tom CarperDDE$307,640$0
Bob CaseyDPA$592,863$0
Bill CassidyRLA$1,049,496$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$39,100$0
William Thad CochranRMS$170,918$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$301,550$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$253,050$0
Bob CorkerRTN$378,945$0
John CornynRTX$579,258$0
Tom CottonRAR$282,770$0
Mike CrapoRID$284,527$0
Ted CruzRTX$270,992$0
Steve DainesRMT$126,050$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$209,265$0
Dick DurbinDIL$231,243$0
Mike EnziRWY$276,875$0
Joni ErnstRIA$39,865$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$377,071$0
Deb FischerRNE$171,939$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$164,564$0
Al FrankenDMN$196,375$0
Cory GardnerRCO$315,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$944,561$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$216,223$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$297,235$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$850,232$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$243,650$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$297,816$0
Dean HellerRNV$203,745$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$407,191$0
John HoevenRND$67,525$0
Jim InhofeROK$62,050$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$454,225$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$217,380$0
Tim KaineDVA$717,144$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$106,917$0
Mark KirkRIL$346,900$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$384,937$0
James LankfordROK$201,996$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$71,835$0
Mike LeeRUT$98,805$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$248,648$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$408,727$0
John McCainRAZ$147,010$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,518,506$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,000,950$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$419,110$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$173,538$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$144,261$0
Jerry MoranRKS$250,250$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$118,875$0
Chris MurphyDCT$271,296$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,095,299$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$249,197$0
Rand PaulRKY$271,498$0
David PerdueRGA$196,400$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$568,473$0
Rob PortmanROH$746,865$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$138,050$0
Harry ReidDNV$377,250$0
Jim RischRID$50,100$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$390,014$0
Mike RoundsRSD$122,354$0
Marco RubioRFL$239,085$0
Bernie SandersIVT$50,614$0
Ben SasseRNE$180,745$0
Brian SchatzDHI$92,219$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$721,875$0
Tim ScottRSC$536,547$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$44,350$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$991,775$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$62,900$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$729,552$0
Dan SullivanRAK$50,991$0
Jon TesterDMT$477,724$0
John ThuneRSD$255,837$0
Thom TillisRNC$237,454$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$655,308$0
Tom UdallDNM$101,809$0
David VitterRLA$35,350$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$363,180$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,087,642$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$209,696$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$87,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$823,830$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Other physician specialists$10,272,691
Pharmaceutical manufacturing$8,625,639
Women's issues$8,250,935
Nursing homes$3,257,123
Biotech products & research$1,849,495
Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,437,356
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
Nurses$1,040,021
Welfare & Social Work$587,558
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Mental Health Services$423,990
Elderly issues/Social Security$224,126

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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