H.R. 954 (100th): Excellence in Minority Health Education and Care Act

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 titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 4, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 4, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Boner

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district


See Instead:

S. 769 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 18, 1987


Feb 4, 1987

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Aug 4, 1987
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H.R. 954 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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