H.R. 5259 (100th): Small Rural Hospital Preservation Act of 1988
Sep 7, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 7, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
David “Mac” Sweeney
Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district
About the bill
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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit small rural hospitals to elect to be paid on a reasonable cost basis.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5259 — 100th Congress: Small Rural Hospital Preservation Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5259
“H.R. 5259 — 100th Congress: Small Rural Hospital Preservation Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. March 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5259>
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