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H.R. 3451 (115th): CARE Act

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To amend title III of the Public Health Service Act to expand the program for payments to teaching health centers with GME programs, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jeff Denham

Sponsor. Representative for California's 10th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Jul 27, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Denham Promotes Need for Central Valley Teaching Health Center Funding at Congressional Hearing
    — Rep. Jeff Denham [R-CA10, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Sep 14, 2017

Valadao Announces HHS Grant to Valley Health Team
    — Rep. David Valadao [R-CA21] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 18, 2017

Valadao, Denham Introduce Bill to Expand Teaching Hospital Residencies in Medically Underserved Areas
    — Rep. David Valadao [R-CA21] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 27, 2017

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Jul 27, 2017

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H.R. 3451 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3451. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

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