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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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 28th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 11, 1997
Length: 3 pages
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.
Sep 27, 1996
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4271 (104th).
Feb 11, 1997
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H.R. 689 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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