Legislation Coming Up — Oct 2, 2015 3:54 p.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Oct 5, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on October 5, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 9th congressional district
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve protections of individuals against inappropriate transfers from medicare participating hospitals.
Medicare Hospital Patient Protection Amendments of 1988 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to require that a hospital give an individual who comes to its emergency ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 821 (101st).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5468”). 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. (2015). H.R. 5468 — 100th Congress: Medicare Hospital Patient Protection Amendments of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5468
“H.R. 5468 — 100th Congress: Medicare Hospital Patient Protection Amendments of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5468>
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