S. 335 (101st): Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Revision Act of 1989


Feb 2, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McCain

Senator from Arizona


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act and other provisions of law to delay for 1 year the effective dates of the supplemental Medicare premium and additional benefits under Part B of the Medicare program, with the exception of the spousal impoverishment benefit.

Summary (CRS)

2/2/1989--Introduced.Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Revision Act of 1989 - Delays, for one year, the implementation of the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988, except for provisions of such Act expanding benefits ... Read more >

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Feb 2, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 335”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


26 cosponsors (18R, 8D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1564 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 1989

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