About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
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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Oct 8, 1994
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2556”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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