H.R. 3607 (101st): Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Repeal Act of 1989

To repeal medicare provisions in the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 7, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 13, 1989

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 13, 1989.

Law:

Pub.L. 101-234

Sponsor:

Brian Donnelly

Representative for Massachusetts's 11th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 13, 1989

History

Nov 7, 1989
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 8, 1989
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 8, 1989
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 8, 1989
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 19, 1989
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Nov 21, 1989
 
Failed to Resolve Differences

The House or Senate did not approve of changes to the bill made in the other chamber. They can try again.

Nov 21, 1989
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 13, 1989
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Dec 13, 1989
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

H.R. 3607 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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