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H.R. 5091: To establish certain requirements with respect to the appointment of the Attending Physician, and for other purposes.


The text of the bill below is as of Aug 24, 2021 (Introduced).


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117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 5091

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

August 24, 2021

(for himself, Mr. Weber of Texas, and Mrs. Miller of Illinois) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration

A BILL

To establish certain requirements with respect to the appointment of the Attending Physician, and for other purposes.

1.

Appointment of Attending Physician

(a)

In general

The Attending Physician shall be appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the majority leader of the Senate.

(b)

Effective date

Subsection (a) shall apply with respect to an individual appointed to fill a vacancy in the office of Attending Physician after the date of enactment of this Act.