Text: H.R.2957 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (06/18/2009)


111th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 2957


To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the National Health Service Corps Scholarship and Loan Repayment Programs.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 18, 2009

Mr. Space (for himself, Mr. Gene Green of Texas, and Mr. Braley of Iowa) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the National Health Service Corps Scholarship and Loan Repayment Programs.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Rural Health Access Act of 2009”.

SEC. 2. Reauthorization of National Health Service Corps Scholarship and Loan Repayment Programs.

Subsection (a) of section 338H of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 254q) is amended to read as follows:

“(a) Authorization of appropriations.—For the purposes of carrying out this subpart, there are authorized to be appropriated—

“(1) for fiscal year 2010, $432,000,000;

“(2) for fiscal year 2011, $518,400,000;

“(3) for fiscal year 2012, $622,080,000;

“(4) for fiscal year 2013, $746,496,000; and

“(5) for fiscal year 2014, $895,795,200.”.