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H.R. 3548 (113th): Improving Trauma Care Act of 2014

To amend title XII of the Public Health Service Act to expand the definition of trauma to include thermal, electrical, chemical, radioactive, and other extrinsic agents.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 8, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 8, 2014.

Law:

Pub.L. 113-152

Sponsor:

Bill Johnson

Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2014
Length: 3 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2406: Improving Trauma Care Act of 2014

Ordered Reported on Jul 23, 2014. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Nov 20, 2013
 
Introduced

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Feb 27, 2014
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Apr 3, 2014
 
Considered by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

May 20, 2014
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 24, 2014
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 31, 2014
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 8, 2014
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3548 (113th) was a 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.

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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