To direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard to reduce injuries to patients, nurses, and all other health care workers by establishing a safe patient handling, mobility, and injury prevention standard, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2013
Length: 13 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 13, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2381 (111th).
Jun 25, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 16, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4266 (114th).
H.R. 2480 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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