To provide low-income individuals with opportunities to enter and follow a career pathway in the health professions, to extend and expand demonstration projects, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2019
Length: 34 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on October 22, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
32 Cosponsors (32 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Beyer Statement On Ways And Means Committee Passage Of Legislation To Lower Drug Prices”
— Rep. Donald Beyer [D-VA8] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 25, 2019
“Congresswoman Moores Legislation to Expand Education Training for Doulas and Midwifery Approved in Committee”
— Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI4] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 23, 2019
“A Year of Accomplishments from the Ways and Means Committee”
— Rep. Richard Neal [D-MA1] on Dec 31, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
Jun 21, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 22, 2019
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 29, 2019
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Jul 16, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4449.
H.R. 3398 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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