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H.R. 441 (106th): Nursing Relief for Disadvantaged Areas Act of 1999

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the requirements for the admission of nonimmigrant nurses who will practice in health professional shortage areas.

Bobby Rush

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 4, 1999
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

Feb 2, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 12, 1999

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 12, 1999.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-95

History

Feb 2, 1999
 
Introduced

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Mar 24, 1999
 
Ordered Reported

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May 24, 1999
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Jun 24, 1999
 
Text Published

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Oct 22, 1999
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 2, 1999
 
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Nov 12, 1999
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 441 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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