About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to establish a commission to study and provide recommendations on restoring solvency in the medicare program under title XVIII of the Social Security Act.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jun 11, 1996
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1856”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1856 — 104th Congress: Medicare Restoration Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1856
“S. 1856 — 104th Congress: Medicare Restoration Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1856>
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