H.R. 1929 (112th): Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act


May 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2011
Length: 34 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide relief for the shortage of nurses in the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/13/2011--Introduced.Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act - Amends the American Competitiveness in the Twenty-first Century Act of 2000 to exempt until September 30, 2014, petitions for employment-based immigrants who are qualified ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 13, 2011

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. 1929”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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