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H.R. 3119 (114th): Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act

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, social work schools, and other programs, including physician assistant education programs, to promote education and research in palliative care and hospice, and to support the development of faculty careers in academic palliative medicine.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 21, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 21, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Eliot Engel

Representative for New York's 16th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2015
Length: 28 pages

History

Jul 21, 2015
 
Introduced

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Sep 8, 2016
 
Considered by Health

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H.R. 3119 (114th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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