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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

State Offices of Rural Health Act of 1990

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program of grants to the States with respect to offices of rural health.

Actions Overview (1)

04/04/1990Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

04/23/1990Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
04/04/1990Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/04/1990Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (48)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Synar, Mike [D-OK-2]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Alexander, Bill [D-AR-1]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Bruce, Terry L. [D-IL-19]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Combest, Larry [R-TX-19]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-4]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Davis, Robert W. [R-MI-11]* 04/04/1990
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Dorgan, Byron L. [D-ND-At Large]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Emerson, Bill [R-MO-8]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Espy, Mike [D-MS-2]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Grant, Bill [R-FL-2]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [D-TX-4]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Harris, Claude [D-AL-7]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Hatcher, Charles [D-GA-2]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Johnson, Tim [D-SD-At Large]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Jontz, Jim [D-IN-5]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Lancaster, H. Martin [D-NC-3]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Poshard, Glenn [D-IL-22]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-4]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Rowland, J. Roy [D-GA-8]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Sarpalius, Bill [D-TX-13]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Slattery, Jim [D-KS-2]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Smith, Virginia [R-NE-3]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Stangeland, Arlan [R-MN-7]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-4]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Volkmer, Harold L. [D-MO-9]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Watkins, Wes [D-OK-3]* 04/04/1990
Rep. Byron, Beverly B. [D-MD-6] 06/06/1990
Rep. Clinger, William F., Jr. [R-PA-23] 06/06/1990
Rep. Kastenmeier, Robert W. [D-WI-2] 06/06/1990
Rep. Martin, Lynn M. [R-IL-16] 06/06/1990
Rep. Perkins, Carl C. [D-KY-7] 06/06/1990
Rep. Parker, Mike [D-MS-4] 06/06/1990
Rep. Payne, Lewis F., Jr. [D-VA-5] 06/06/1990
Rep. Chapman, Jim [D-TX-1] 07/16/1990
Rep. English, Glenn [D-OK-6] 07/16/1990
Rep. Grandy, Fred [R-IA-6] 07/16/1990
Rep. Laughlin, Greg [D-TX-14] 07/16/1990
Rep. Morrison, Sid [R-WA-4] 07/16/1990
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] 07/16/1990
Rep. Roberts, Pat [R-KS-1] 07/16/1990
Rep. Snowe, Olympia J. [R-ME-2] 07/16/1990
Rep. Traxler, Bob [D-MI-8] 07/16/1990
Rep. Vucanovich, Barbara F. [R-NV-2] 07/16/1990
Rep. Williams, Pat [D-MT-1] 07/16/1990

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce04/04/1990 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health and Environment04/23/1990 Referred to

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Subjects (7)

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Introduced in House (04/04/1990)

State Offices of Rural Health Act of 1990 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, through the Director of the Office of Rural Health Policy, to make grants to States to improve the availability, quality, and cost-effectiveness of rural health care. Requires State grant recipients to expend the grant for operation of an office of rural health.

Directs the Secretary to: (1) annually convene a conference of representatives of the Office of Rural Health Policy and of the offices operated under this Act to discuss such improvements; and (2) request the attendance of representatives of such State offices without regard to whether a State is a grantee.

Authorizes appropriations.