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Aug 11, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on August 11, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district
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.
8/11/1988--Introduced.Helping Expand Access to Long-Term Health Care Act of 1988 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to establish a new program under part C of such ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5236 — 100th Congress: Helping Expand Access to Long-Term Health Care Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5236
“H.R. 5236 — 100th Congress: Helping Expand Access to Long-Term Health Care Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5236>
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