S. 1916: Rural Health Care Connectivity Act of 2015

A bill to include skilled nursing facilities as a type of health care provider under section 254(h) of the Communications Act of 1934.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Aug 3, 2015


Reported by Committee on Nov 18, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on November 18, 2015.


John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2015
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Aug 3, 2015

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Nov 18, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1916 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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