Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2007
Length: 5 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Feb 7, 2007
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H.R. 870 (110th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 870. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for employees and contractors of health centers under section 330 of such Act who provide health services in emergency areas, H.R. 870, 110th Cong. (2007).
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