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Short Titles as Introduced

Health Care Workplace Violence Prevention Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health rule that requires covered health care employers to adopt a comprehensive workplace violence prevention plan and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/08/2018Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date All Actions
03/19/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
03/09/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
03/08/2018Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/08/2018Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/08/2018Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/08/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Education and the Workforce03/08/2018 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce03/08/2018 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health03/09/2018 Referred to
House Ways and Means03/08/2018 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health03/19/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/08/2018)

Health Care Workplace Violence Prevention Act

This bill requires the Department of Labor to address workplace violence in health care facilities pursuant to the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970. Specifically, Labor must issue a rule that requires certain health care employers to adopt a comprehensive plan for protecting health care workers and other personnel from workplace violence.