S. 2302 (108th): A bill to improve access to physicians in medically underserved areas.

Introduced:

Apr 7, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 3, 2004

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 3, 2004.

Law:

Pub.L. 108-441

Sponsor:

Kent Conrad

Senator from North Dakota

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2004
Length: 2 pages

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History

Apr 7, 2004
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 7, 2004
 
Reported by Committee

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Oct 11, 2004
 
Passed Senate

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

Nov 17, 2004
 
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.

Dec 3, 2004
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (9D, 5R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Nov 17, 2004 6:31 p.m.
Passed 407/4

Related Bills

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H.R. 4156 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 2004

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