Summary: H.R.3962 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.3962. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (09/29/2005)

Amends the Public Health Service Act to deem certain physicians or other licensed or certified health care practitioners to be employees of the Public Health Service for purposes of any civil action that may arise due to services provided in an emergency area by a contractor or an employee of a qualified health center. Provides that such services must be provided under an arrangement with a qualified health center or with a federal agency with responsibility for providing health services in the emergency area.