Introduced in House Passed House Introduced in Senate Passed Senate To President Became Law
11/05/2019          

Health Care Workforce Protection Act of 2019

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11/15/2019 Introduced in House Open
11/05/2019 Introduced in House Open
11/05/2019 Introduced in House Open

            




116 HR 4982 IH: Health Care Workforce Protection Act of 2019
U.S. House of Representatives
2019-11-05
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I116th CONGRESS1st SessionH. R. 4982IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVESNovember 5, 2019Mr. Bacon (for himself, Mr. Langevin, and Mr. Tonko) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and CommerceA BILLTo amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for treatment of certain respiratory protective devices as covered countermeasures for purposes of targeted liability protections for pandemic and epidemic products and security countermeasures, and for other purposes.
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This Act may be cited as the Health Care Workforce Protection Act of 2019.
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Treatment of respiratory protective devices as covered countermeasures
Section 319F–3(i)(1) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 247d–6d(i)(1)) is amended— (1)in subparagraph (B), by striking or at the end; (2)in subparagraph (C), by striking the period at the end and inserting ; or; and (3)by adding at the end the following: (D)a respiratory protective device that is approved under part 84 of title 42, Code of Federal Regulations (or successor regulations)..

Picture Name From Date Type
Don Bacon R-NE 11/05/2019 Sponsor
Fred Upton R-MI 03/02/2020 Cosponsor
Paul Tonko D-NY 11/05/2019 Cosponsor
Dean Phillips D-MN 03/13/2020 Cosponsor
John Moolenaar R-MI 11/13/2019 Cosponsor
James Langevin D-RI 11/05/2019 Cosponsor
Anthony Gonzalez R-OH 03/25/2020 Cosponsor
Mike Gallagher R-WI 03/25/2020 Cosponsor
Michael Doyle D-PA 12/04/2019 Cosponsor
Angie Craig D-MN 03/04/2020 Cosponsor
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Date Branch Action
11/06/2019 President Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
11/05/2019 President Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.Action By: House of Representatives
11/05/2019 President Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives
Summary
There is one summary for H.R.4982. View summaries Shown Here:Introduced in House (11/05/2019) Health Care Workforce Protection Act of 2019 This bill extends targeted liability protection to certain manufacturers, distributors, prescribers, and users of approved respiratory protective devices that are used under certain conditions during a declared public health emergency.
Shown Here:Introduced in House (11/05/2019) Health Care Workforce Protection Act of 2019 This bill extends targeted liability protection to certain manufacturers, distributors, prescribers, and users of approved respiratory protective devices that are used under certain conditions during a declared public health emergency.
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