H.R. 3970 (111th): Medical Rights and Reform Act of 2009

Introduced:

Oct 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark Kirk
Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2009
Length: 181 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To protect the doctor-patient relationship, improve the quality of health care services, lower the costs of health care services, expand access to health care services, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

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STAR Act of 2009

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Last Action: Jul 31, 2009

H.R. 3217 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 14, 2009

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3970” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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History

Introduced
Oct 29, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (12R) (show)
Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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