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HR 2259

Title: Sam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018
Author: Rep. Ted Poe (REP-TX)

Summary
...The President shall ensure that each overseas post has appropriate medical services, including by detailing to such a post the licensed medical staff of other U.S. agencies.</p> <p>Each volunteer applicant shall be provided with information regarding crime and health risks and volunteer satisfaction with respect to the country in which the applicant has been invited to serve.</p> <p>The Office of Victim Advocacy in the Peace Corps headquarters is made permanent.</p> <p>The bill: (1) expands membership of the Sexual Assault Advisory Council, (2) requires at least one council member to have mental health field expertise, and (3) extends the council through October 1, 2023. </p> <p>The President shall conduct annual volunteer surveys through September 30, 2023 (currently through September 30, ...

Status
Introduced in House 05/01/2017
Introduced in House 05/01/2017
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 05/01/2017
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 05/01/2017
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 05/01/2017
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3008) 05/02/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 05/17/2018
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote. 05/17/2018
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,. 05/17/2018
Mr. Poe (TX) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. 07/10/2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6019-6025) 07/10/2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2259. 07/10/2018
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. 07/10/2018
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6019-6022) 07/10/2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 07/10/2018
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 508. 07/11/2018
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. 09/24/2018
Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6280) 09/24/2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House. 09/25/2018
Presented to President. 09/28/2018
Presented to President. 09/28/2018
Signed by President. 10/09/2018
Signed by President. 10/09/2018
Became Public Law No: 115-256. 10/09/2018
Became Public Law No: 115-256. 10/09/2018

Bill Text
09/27/2018 - HR 2259 (Enrolled+Bill)
07/11/2018 - HR 2259 (Placed+on+Calendar+Senate)
05/05/2017 - HR 2259 (Introduced+in+House)
05/01/2017 - HR 2259 (Introduced+in+House)
05/01/2017 - HR 2259 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX)
    () - U.S. Representative

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