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S. 808 (115th): Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017

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A bill to provide protections for certain sports medicine professionals who provide certain medical services in a secondary State.

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Sponsor and status

John Thune

Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2018
Length: 14 pages
Introduced
Apr 4, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 302: FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 5, 2018. (compare text)
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What legislators are saying

Thune, Klobuchar Bill to Provide Licensure Clarity for Sports Medicine Professionals Passes HELP Committee
    — Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Jun 26, 2018

Thune, Klobuchar Reintroduce Bill to Provide Licensure Clarity for Sports Medicine Professionals
    — Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 4, 2017

Senate HELP Committee Advances Bills to Help Prevent Premature Births, Improve Career and Technical Education Programs
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN] on Jun 26, 2018

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History

Apr 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 26, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 808 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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