Bill Text — Nov 20, 2014
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Feb 7, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on February 7, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Kansas
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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2013
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Nov 20, 2014
2/7/2013--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 >
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Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 588 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 26 (113th).
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 26”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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