H.R. 2713: Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2015

To amend title VIII of the Public Health Service Act to extend advanced education nursing grants to support clinical nurse specialist programs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

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Jun 10, 2015


Reported by Committee on Sep 21, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 21, 2016.


Lois Capps

Representative for California's 24th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2015
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Jun 10, 2015

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Sep 21, 2016
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