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- Full Title
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to require providers of services and health maintenance organizations under the medicare and medicaid programs to assure that individuals receiving services will be given an opportunity to participate in and direct health care decisions affecting themselves.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4449 — 101st Congress: Patient Self Determination Act of 1990. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4449
“H.R. 4449 — 101st Congress: Patient Self Determination Act of 1990.” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4449>
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