S.2405 - Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Reed, Jack [D-RI] (Introduced 05/22/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||07/23/2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 481. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2405 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate without amendment (07/23/2014)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize appropriations for trauma care programs through FY2019. Requires that not more than 50% of amounts remaining for a fiscal year after FY2014 (after allocation for administrative purposes or for improvement of emergency medical services in rural areas) be allocated for competitive grants to support pilot projects for emergency care and trauma systems.
Requires the inclusion of standards and requirements of the American Burn Association in trauma care modifications of a state plan for providing emergency medical services.