H.R. 689 (105th): Primary Care Promotion Act of 1997


Feb 11, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 11, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louise Slaughter
Representative for New York's 28th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 11, 1997
Length: 3 pages

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S. 637 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 23, 1997

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to continue full-time-equivalent resident reimbursement for an additional one year under Medicare for direct graduate medical education for residents enrolled in combined approved primary care medical residency training programs.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4271 (104th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 27, 1996

S. 637 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 1997

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Feb 11, 1997


15 cosponsors (15D) (show)
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