To ensure the continued and future availability of lifesaving trauma health care in the United States and to prevent further trauma center closures and downgrades by assisting trauma centers with uncompensated care costs, core mission services, emergency needs, and information technology.
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May 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 1, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 1, 2008
Length: 20 pages
May 1, 2008
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Feb 10, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 936 (111th).
H.R. 5942 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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