H.R. 171 (113th): Chiropractic Membership in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps Act of 2013


Jan 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gene Green

Representative for Texas's 29th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize appointment of Doctors of Chiropractic to regular and reserve corps of the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/4/2013--Introduced.Chiropractic Membership in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps Act of 2013 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to make chiropractic personnel eligible for appointment in the United States ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 4, 2013

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


9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 664 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2011

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