S.1028 - RAISE Family Caregivers Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME] (Introduced 05/03/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions | House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/27/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1028 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate without amendment (05/11/2017)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)
Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage Family Caregivers Act of 2017 or the RAISE Family Caregivers Act
(Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop, maintain, and periodically update a National Family Caregiving Strategy.
(Sec. 4) HHS shall convene a Family Caregiving Advisory Council to advise it on recognizing and supporting family caregivers.