HR 1929

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1929

To provide relief for the shortage of nurses in the United States, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 13, 2011

Mr. SENSENBRENNER (for himself and Mr. POLIS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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


A BILL

To provide relief for the shortage of nurses in the United States, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. NURSING SHORTAGE RELIEF.

`SEC. 832. CAPITATION GRANTS.

`SEC. 833. DOMESTIC NURSING ENHANCEMENT ACCOUNT.

`SEC. 317A. TEMPORARY ABSENCE OF ALIENS PROVIDING HEALTH CARE IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES.

SEC. 3. NURSE TRAINING AND RETENTION DEMONSTRATION GRANT ACT OF 2008.

SEC. 4. COLLECTION OF DATA AND REPORTS TO CONGRESS ON FOREIGN-TRAINED NURSES NEWLY ADMITTED TO THE UNITED STATES EACH FISCAL YEAR.

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