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- Full Title
To prevent fraud, abuse, and waste in the Medicare and Medicaid Programs, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 1997
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1770 — 105th Congress: Medicare and Medicaid Fraud, Abuse, and Waste Prevention Amendments of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1770
“H.R. 1770 — 105th Congress: Medicare and Medicaid Fraud, Abuse, and Waste Prevention Amendments of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1770>
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