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.
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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 it did not receive a vote.
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16 Cosponsors (16 Democrats)
May 13, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2381 (111th).
Jun 25, 2013
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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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