Federal - S 2629

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the Public Health Service Corps.

Introduced

October 17, 2019

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A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the Public Health Service Corps.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 2

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  • Jan. 13, 2020 — Received in the House and referred to the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Congressional Record p. H184, H205

  • Jan. 9, 2020 — Measure, as amended, passed in the Senate by voice vote. Congressional Record p. S147

  • Jan. 9, 2020 — Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee-reported amendment adopted by unanimous consent. Congressional Record p. S147

  • Jan. 9, 2020 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S147

  • Nov. 7, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murray, (D-Wash.)
  • Nov. 5, 2019 — Reported to the Senate with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and without a written report by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee and placed on the Senate Legislative Calendar. Congressional Record p. S6391

  • Oct. 31, 2019 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.

    Oct. 31, 2019 — Committee Vote: Public Health Service Corps — Vote to Report

    Allow the Public Health Service's Ready Reserve Corps, in addition to its commissioned Regular Corps, to provide public health care assistance during public health emergencies.

    Allow the Public Health Service's Ready Reserve Corps, in addition to its commissioned Regular Corps, to provide public health care assistance during public health emergencies.

    Ordered reported favorably to the full Senate (as amended) by voice vote.
  • Oct. 17, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Jones, (D-Ala.)
  • Oct. 17, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.Congressional Record p. S5895