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H.R. 3728: EMPOWER Act of 2017

To amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to the health professions workforce, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 11, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Sep 11, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 11, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Michael Burgess

Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2017
Length: 14 pages

Prognosis:

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

History

Sep 11, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 14, 2017
 
Considered by Health

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

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3728 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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