H.R. 5298 (100th): Medicare Wage Index Equity Act of 1988
Sep 14, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 14, 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 with respect to making more equitable the application of the area wage index for prospective payment of hospitals under the medicare program.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 10, 1988
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