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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.
2/6/1978--Introduced.Rural Health Needs Planning Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to include in the national guidelines for health planning ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s2487>
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