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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
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.
2/4/1987--Introduced.Excellence in Minority Health Education and Care Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to empower the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to:(1) Meharry Medical ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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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. (2015). 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. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr954>
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