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H.R.4080: Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Michael C. Burgess, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 32 (21 Democrats, 11 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 25, 2014
Latest Major Action June 25, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on May 20, 2014. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize appropriations for trauma care programs through FY2019. Requires that not more than 50% of amounts remaining for a fiscal year after FY2014 (after allocation for administrative purposes or for improvement of emergency medical services in rural areas) be allocated for competitive grants to support pilot projects for emergency care and trauma systems.

Requires the inclusion of standards and requirements of the American Burn Association in trauma care modifications of a state plan for providing emergency medical services.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 25, 2014 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
June 24, 2014 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5693-5694)
June 24, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4080.
June 24, 2014 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5693-5695)
June 24, 2014 Mr. Pitts moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
May 20, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 340.
May 20, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 113-459.
April 3, 2014 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Unanimous Consent .
April 3, 2014 Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 27, 2014 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
Feb. 27, 2014 Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 25, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.