H.R. 3974: Grow Our Own Directive: Physician Assistant Employment and Education Act of 2016

Introduced:

Nov 5, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on May 18, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 18, 2016.

Sponsor:

Ann Kuster

Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2016
Length: 14 pages

Prognosis:

34% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide educational assistance to certain former members of the Armed Forces for education and training as physician assistants of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to establish pay grades and require competitive pay for physician assistants of the Department, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 5, 2015
 
Introduced

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May 18, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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