H.R. 5298 (100th): Medicare Wage Index Equity Act of 1988

Introduced:

Sep 14, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 14, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David “Mac” Sweeney

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 14, 1988
 
Introduced

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