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Sep 14, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on September 14, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5298”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5298 — 100th Congress: Medicare Wage Index Equity Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5298
“H.R. 5298 — 100th Congress: Medicare Wage Index Equity Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5298>
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|quote=Medicare Wage Index Equity Act of 1988