New Cosponsor — Jun 21, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Daniel Akaka [D-HI, 1990-2012]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Hawaii
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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 3 pages
Referred to Committee — Jun 3, 2011
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve access to advanced practice nurses and physician assistants under the Medicaid Program.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 56 — 112th Congress: Medicaid Advanced Practice Nurses and Physician Assistants Access Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s56
“S. 56 — 112th Congress: Medicaid Advanced Practice Nurses and Physician Assistants Access Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s56>
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