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


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.


William Clinger Jr.

Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 10, 1994
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

5/10/1994--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Programs of Health Care Financing Administration Subtitle A: Medicare Program Subtitle B: Other Programs Title II: Programs of Public Health Service Title III: Antitrust Provisions ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 10, 1994

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4378”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 424 (104th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 1995

H.R. 3600 (Related)
Health Security Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 1994

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