H.R. 1821 (113th): Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act of 2013


Apr 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lois Capps
Representative for California's 24th congressional district


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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2013
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for patient protection by establishing safe nurse staffing levels at certain Medicare providers, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 876 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2011

S. 2353 (Related)
Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 15, 2014

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1821” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Apr 30, 2013


31 cosponsors (30D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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