Federal - HR 6788

A bill to enhance our Nation's nurse and physician workforce during the COVID-19 crisis by recapturing unused immigrant visas.

Introduced

May 8, 2020

Description

A bill to enhance our Nation's nurse and physician workforce during the COVID-19 crisis by recapturing unused immigrant visas.

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Monitoring

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 83

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  • Dec. 9, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kim, (D-N.J.)Lamb, (D-Pa.)
  • Nov. 18, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Pingree, (D-Maine)
  • Nov. 17, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)Schrader, (D-Ore.)
    Rush, (D-Ill.)Schrier, (D-Wash.)
  • Oct. 23, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Ruppersberger, (D-Md.)
  • Oct. 13, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Keller, (R-Pa.)
  • Sept. 29, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Dean, (D-Pa.)Quigley, (D-Ill.)
  • Sept. 17, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Craig, (D-Minn.)Nunes, (R-Calif.)
  • Sept. 11, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Houlahan, (D-Pa.)
  • Aug. 25, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)
  • Aug. 21, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Shalala, (D-Fla.)
  • Aug. 14, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Connolly, (D-Va.)Luetkemeyer, (R-Mo.)
  • Aug. 7, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Cleaver (D-Mo.)Foster, (D-Ill.)Gonzalez, (R-Ohio)
  • July 31, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Pappas, (D-N.H.)
  • July 29, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Aguilar, (D-Calif.)Casten, (D-Ill.)Long, (R-Mo.)
  • July 13, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Davis, D. (D-Ill.)Mooney, (R-W.Va.)Trone, (D-Md.)
  • July 9, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Scott, D. (D-Ga.)
  • July 6, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Beatty, (D-Ohio)McCollum, (D-Minn.)Vargas, (D-Calif.)
    Bera, (D-Calif.)Roe, (R-Tenn.)
  • June 29, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lawson, (D-Fla.)Speier, (D-Calif.)
  • June 24, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Panetta, (D-Calif.)
  • June 22, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brownley, (D-Calif.)
  • June 18, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Mullin, (R-Okla.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Napolitano, (D-Calif.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
  • June 11, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bustos, (D-Ill.)Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Wagner, (R-Mo.)
    Butterfield, (D-N.C.)Torres Small, (D-N.M.)
  • June 4, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Harder, (D-Calif.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Thompson, B. (D-Miss.)
    Horn, (D-Okla.)McMorris Rodgers, (R-Wash.)Wild, (D-Pa.)
    Huffman, (D-Calif.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
  • May 28, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Clay, (D-Mo.)Evans, (D-Pa.)Lucas, (R-Okla.)
  • May 22, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Cardenas, (D-Calif.)Dunn, (R-Fla.)Murphy, (R-N.C.)
    Costa, (D-Calif.)Lee, B. (D-Calif.)
  • May 19, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bishop, S. (D-Ga.)Hartzler, (R-Mo.)Johnson, E.B. (D-Texas)
    Blunt Rochester, (D-Del.)Hayes, (D-Conn.)
  • May 15, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Brooks, S. (R-Ind.)Stewart, (R-Utah)
  • May 14, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Meng, (D-N.Y.)Moolenaar, (R-Mich.)Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
  • May 12, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Cox, (D-Calif.)Rose, (D-N.Y.)Yoho, (R-Fla.)
    Khanna, (D-Calif.)Swalwell, (D-Calif.)
    O'Halleran, (D-Ariz.)Woodall, (R-Ga.)
  • May 8, 2020 — Original cosponsor(s): 3

    Bacon, (R-Neb.)Cole, (R-Okla.)Finkenauer, (D-Iowa)
  • May 8, 2020 — Read twice and referred to: House Judiciary.Congressional Record p. H1985