A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a demonstration program to award grants to, and enter into contracts with, medical-legal partnerships to assist patients and their families to navigate health-related programs and activities.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Iowa. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2011
Length: 9 pages
Sep 22, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 29, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3668 (111th).
Sep 22, 2011
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S. 1609 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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