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- 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1856>
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