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H.R. 1836 (105th): Federal Employees Health Care Protection Act of 1998


To amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, to improve administration of sanctions against unfit health care providers under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Dan Burton

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 5, 1998
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Jun 10, 1997
105th Congress (1997–1998)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 19, 1998

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 19, 1998.

Law
Pub.L. 105-266
Source

History

Jun 10, 1997
 
Introduced

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Oct 31, 1997
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 4, 1997
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 21, 1998
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Sep 30, 1998
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 5, 1998
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 19, 1998
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1836 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1836. This is the one from the 105th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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