H.R.6087: Improving Access to Workers’ Compensation for Injured Federal Workers Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced Nov. 30, 2021
  • Latest Major Action June 8, 2022

Bill Versions

Bill Summary

Improving Access to Workers' Compensation for Injured Federal Workers Act of 2022 This bill expands the role of nurse practitioners and physician assistants in providing services to injured federal workers under the federal workers' compensation program. Specifically, under the program, nurse practitioners and physician assistants acting within the scope of their practice may (1) prescribe or recommend treatment for injured federal workers;...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 4 statements associated with H.R.6087.

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 8, 2022
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
June 7, 2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 7, 2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 325 - 83 (Roll no. 233). (text: CR H5242)
June 7, 2022
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5321-5322)
June 7, 2022
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
June 7, 2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6087.
June 7, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5242-5249)
June 7, 2022
Mr. Courtney moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
March 16, 2022
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by Voice Vote.
March 16, 2022
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Nov. 30, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.
Nov. 30, 2021

Introduced in the House by Joe Courtney (D-Conn.)

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