Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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Feb 4, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on August 4, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 18, 1987
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize assistance for centers for minority medical education, minority pharmacy education, minority veterinary medicine education, and minority dentistry education.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 954”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 954 — 100th Congress: Excellence in Minority Health Education and Care Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr954
“H.R. 954 — 100th Congress: Excellence in Minority Health Education and Care Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr954>
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