S. 2556 (103rd): A bill to provide for the portability of validly executed advance directives, to provide patients with a better understanding of their health care choices, and to promote study of the quality of care for the gravely or terminally ill or injured, and for other purposes.
Oct 8, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 8, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Missouri
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Last Updated: Oct 8, 1994
Length: 7 pages
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- Provides for the portability among States of validly executed advance directives under Medicare and Medicaid provisions of the Social Security Act. Amends title XVIII (Medicare) and title XIX (Medicaid) of ...
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