Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jan 21, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced on January 21, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Mexico's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 21, 1997
Length: 58 pages
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the health of individuals who are members of minority groups, and for other purposes.
1/21/1997--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Offices of Minority Health; Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Title II: Health Professions Programs Title III: Research Minority Health Improvement Act of 1997TitleI - Offices ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 487 — 105th Congress: Minority Health Improvement Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr487
“H.R. 487 — 105th Congress: Minority Health Improvement Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr487>
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