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H.R. 3607: To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish fees for medical services provided in units of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 3607 authorizes the Department of the Interior to establish and collect fees for medical services provided to persons in units of the National Park System. The bill establishes the National Park Medical Services Fund, to consist of donations and the fees collected for such services and to be available to Interior for:

  • providing such services;
  • preparing programmatic analyses and developing management plans for medical facilities, equipment, vehicles, and other needs for, and costs of, such services;
  • providing training related to furnishing such services; and
  • obtaining or improving medical ...

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Tom McClintock

Sponsor. Representative for California's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jul 28, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 16, 2018

This bill passed in the House on April 16, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 11, 2017
 
Considered by Federal Lands

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Nov 29, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Nov 30, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 15, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Apr 16, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 12, 2018
 
Considered by National Parks

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3607 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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