About the bill
- 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
7 cosponsors (7D) (show)(joined Apr 3, 1990)(joined Apr 3, 1990)(joined Apr 3, 1990)(joined Apr 3, 1990)(joined Apr 25, 1990)(joined Apr 25, 1990)(joined May 21, 1990)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4449>
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