Sponsor and status
101st Congress (1989–1990)
This bill was introduced on March 23, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Representative for Kansas's 5th congressional district
36 Cosponsors (20 Democrats, 16 Republicans)
Mar 23, 1989
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H.R. 1589 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1589. This is the one from the 101st Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend title VII of the Social Security Act to place the Office of Rural Health Policy under the direction of a Deputy Under Secretary for Rural Health, and for other purpoes, H.R. 1589, 101st Cong. (1989).
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