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Short Title(s) as Introduced

Protecting Social Workers and Health Professionals from Workplace Violence Act of 2019

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to States to provide safety measures to social workers, health workers, and human services professionals performing services placing such individuals in high-risk and potentially dangerous situations, and for other purposes.


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Date Actions Overview
11/18/2019Introduced in Senate

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11/18/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]* 11/18/2019

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions11/18/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (11/18/2019)

Protecting Social Workers and Health Professionals from Workplace Violence Act of 2019

This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to states, Indian tribes, and tribal organizations for providing safety measures to social workers, health workers, and human services professionals performing services placing such individuals in high-risk and potentially dangerous situations.