Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 19, 2012
Length: 26 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on July 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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27 Cosponsors (24 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Jul 19, 2012
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H.R. 6157 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6157. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To create a patient-centered quality of care initiative for seriously ill patients through the establishment of a stakeholder strategic summit, quality of life education and awareness initiative, health care workforce training, an advisory committee, and palliative care focused research, and for other purposes, H.R. 6157, 112th Cong. (2012).
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