H.R. 885 (101st): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the penalty for late enrollment under the medicare program to 10 percent and twice the period of no enrollment.
Feb 7, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 7, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 2/7/1989--Introduced.Amends part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to limit the late enrollment penalty to a ten percent increase in the monthly part ...
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 1991
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7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)(joined May 31, 1989)(joined Jun 28, 1989)(joined Jul 17, 1989)(joined Sep 6, 1989)(joined Apr 24, 1990)(joined Sep 17, 1990)(joined Sep 28, 1990)
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