A bill 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Wisconsin. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2016
Length: 27 pages
Apr 5, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 5, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 5, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 22, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 693.
S. 2748 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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