H.R. 3487 (107th): Nurse Reinvestment Act


Dec 13, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 1, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 1, 2002.


Pub.L. 107-205


Michael Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2002
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to health professions programs regarding the field of nursing.

Summary (CRS)

7/22/2002--Passed Senate amended.Nurse Reinvestment Act - TitleI - Nurse RecruitmentAmends the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to promote the nursing profession through ... Read more >


Dec 13, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 20, 2001
Passed House

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

Jul 22, 2002
Passed Senate with Changes

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.

Jul 22, 2002
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.

Jul 23, 2002
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Aug 1, 2002
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3487”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


35 cosponsors (20D, 15R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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