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 Bill Status of HB1206  93rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Mary E. Flowers - Kurt M. Granberg - Lou Lang

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Loan Repayment Assistance for Nurses Act. Requires the Department of Public Health to establish an educational loan repayment assistance program for nurses who practice in designated nurse shortage areas. Provides that beginning July 1, 2004, the Department shall consider applications for assistance under the program. Provides that for each year that a qualified applicant practices full-time in a designated shortage area as a nurse, the Department shall, subject to appropriation, award a grant to that person in an amount equal to the amount in educational loans that the person must repay that year. Provides that the total amount in grants that a person may be awarded shall not exceed $5,000. Effective July 1, 2003.

DateChamber Action
  2/5/2003HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/5/2003HouseFirst Reading
  2/5/2003HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2003HouseAssigned to Registration and Regulation Committee
  2/6/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kurt M. Granberg
  2/27/2003HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  3/13/2003HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die

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