H.R. 1818: Veteran Emergency Medical Technician Support Act of 2016

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to States to streamline State requirements and procedures for veterans with military emergency medical training to become civilian emergency medical technicians.

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Apr 15, 2015


Passed House on May 12, 2016

This bill passed in the House on May 12, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Adam Kinzinger

Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 16, 2016
Length: 4 pages


4% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Apr 15, 2015

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Apr 27, 2016
Reported by Committee

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May 12, 2016
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 1818 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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