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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



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
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Apr 29, 1999

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H.R. 1637 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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