To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that an alien physician who is coming to the United States to practice medicine in an area designated by the Secretary of Health and Human Services as having a shortage of health care professionals is not required to pass the National Board of Medical Examiners Examination, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 15, 2018
Length: 12 pages
Jun 15, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 15, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 15, 2018
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H.R. 6123 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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