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Feb 6, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on February 6, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Iowa
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for greater emphasis on rural health care needs in health planning.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2487”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2487 — 95th Congress: Rural Health Needs Planning Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s2487
“S. 2487 — 95th Congress: Rural Health Needs Planning Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s2487>
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