H.R. 2713: Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2016

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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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 10, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Nov 14, 2016

This bill passed in the House on November 14, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Lois Capps

Representative for California's 24th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2016
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jun 10, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 21, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 9, 2016
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Nov 14, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2713 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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