S. 1769 (101st): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require nursing facilities participating in the medicaid program to pay, on a phased-in basis, nursing personnel at a rate at least equal to the mean rate paid nursing personnel employed outside nursing facilities.

Introduced:

Oct 19, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 19, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Spark Matsunaga

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to phase-in the requirement that nursing facilities pay nursing personnel at a rate at least equal to the mean rate paid ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Oct 19, 1989

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