S. 1856 (104th): Medicare Restoration Act of 1996


Jun 11, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 11, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Dole
Senator from Kansas


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Last Updated: Jun 11, 1996
Length: 8 pages

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.

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Jun 11, 1996


8 cosponsors (8R) (show)
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