Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5468>
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