New Cosponsor — Nov 16, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steven Rothman [D-NJ9, 1997-2012]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans).
May 11, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 11, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 11, 2010
Length: 6 pages
To amend the Federal Employees' Compensation Act to cover services provided to injured Federal workers by physician assistants and nurse practitioners, and for other purposes.
5/11/2010--Introduced.Improving Access to Workers' Compensation for Injured Federal Workers Act - Amends the Federal Employees' Compensation Act to include physician assistants, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, certified nurse midwives, and ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4651 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5270”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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