H.R. 4449 (101st): Patient Self Determination Act of 1990

Introduced:

Apr 3, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 3, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sander Levin

Representative for Michigan's 17th congressional district

Democrat

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 titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 3, 1990
 
Introduced

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