H.R. 5236 (100th): Helping Expand Access to Long-Term Health Care Act of 1988

Introduced:

Aug 11, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 11, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Don Bonker

Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide grants to States for long-term care assistance programs, and for other purposes.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5236” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Aug 11, 1988

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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