A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the treatment of locum tenens physicians as independent contractors to help alleviate physician shortages in underserved areas.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Georgia. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Dec 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 8, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 8, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S. 2371 (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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 2371 — 114th Congress: Physician Shortage Minimization Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s2371
“S. 2371 — 114th Congress: Physician Shortage Minimization Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. February 19, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s2371>
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