S. 769 (100th): Excellence in Minority Health Education and Care Act

Introduced:

Mar 18, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 18, 1987

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 18, 1987.

Law:

Pub.L. 100-97

Sponsor:

John Johnston Jr.

Senator from Louisiana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 18, 1987

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Mar 18, 1987
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 3, 1987
 
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.

Jul 21, 1987
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 4, 1987
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 18, 1987
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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