S.1788 - Nurse and Health Care Worker Protection Act of 2009

A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard to reduce injuries to patients, direct-care registered nurses, and all other health care workers by establishing a safe patient handling and injury prevention standard, and for other purposes. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard to reduce injuries to patients, direct-care registered nurses, and all other health care workers by establishing a safe patient handling and injury prevention standard, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Nurse and Health Care Worker Protection Act of 2009 as introduced.

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May 11, 2010Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 111-1138.
Oct 15, 2009Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Oct 15, 2009Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.

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