H.Res. 356 (113th): Recognizing that access to hospitals and other health care providers for patients in rural areas of the United States is essential to the survival and success of communities in the United States.

Introduced:

Sep 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Lynn Jenkins

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/25/2013--Introduced.Recognizes that:(1) access to hospitals and other health care providers for patients in rural areas of the United States is essential to the survival and success of U.S. communities;(2) preserving ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 588 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 20, 2014

S.Res. 26 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 7, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 356” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Sep 25, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
36 cosponsors (25R, 11D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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