H.R. 1637 (106th): Older Americans Act Amendments of 1999


Apr 29, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Matthew Martínez

Representative for California's 31st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 1999
Length: 96 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to extend authorizations of appropriations for programs under the Act through fiscal year 2004, to establish a National Family Caregiver Support Program, to modernize aging programs and services, to address the need to engage in life course planning, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/29/1999--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Amendments to the Older Americans Act of 1965 Part A: Administration on Aging Part B: State and Community Programs on Aging Part C: State and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 29, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1637”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1671 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 1997

S. 1203 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 10, 1999

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