H.R. 1770 (105th): Medicare and Medicaid Fraud, Abuse, and Waste Prevention Amendments of 1997

Introduced:

Jun 3, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 3, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Fortney “Pete” Stark

Representative for California's 13th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 1997
Length: 39 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent fraud, abuse, and waste in the Medicare and Medicaid Programs, and for other purposes.

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History

Jun 3, 1997
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 2015 (Related)
Balanced Budget Act of 1997

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 1997

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