About the bill
- Full Title
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 title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3668 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1609 — 112th Congress: Medical-Legal Partnership for Health Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1609
“S. 1609 — 112th Congress: Medical-Legal Partnership for Health Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1609>
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