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. Senator for Wisconsin. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2016
Length: 27 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on April 5, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
20 Cosponsors (13 Democrats, 6 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Hoeven Discusses Efforts to Expand Access to Palliative Care at North Dakota Cancer Summit”
— Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 11, 2016
Apr 5, 2016
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Mar 22, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 693 (115th).
Jul 10, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2080 (116th).
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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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