Published Date:  

2005-07-28 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would extend to September 30, 2008, provisions that make it easier to admit nonimmigrant nurses in health professional shortage areas.

A bill to extend until September 30, 2008, changes to requirements for admission of nonimmigrant nurses in health professional shortage areas made by the Nursing Relief for Disadvantaged Areas Act of 1999, and for other purposes.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose
Sponsored by:  Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 1550

Chamber:  

Senate