A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, and other programs, to promote education in palliative care and hospice, and to support the development of faculty careers in academic palliative medicine.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
Length: 20 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Wyden and Reed Seek to Boost Palliative and Hospice Care”
— Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR] (Sponsor) on Mar 21, 2013
Jul 19, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3407 (112th).
Mar 21, 2013
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S. 641 (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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