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H.R. 4378 (103rd): Rural Hospital Survival Act of 1994

To amend the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to equalize the labor and non-labor portions of the standardized amounts used to determine the amount of payment made to rural and urban hospitals under part A of the medicare program for the operating costs of inpatient hospital services, to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the capacity of rural hospitals to provide health services, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

William Clinger Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 10, 1994
Length: 19 pages

May 10, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 10, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


May 10, 1994

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H.R. 4378 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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