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Aug 4, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on August 4, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
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Last Updated: Aug 4, 1999
Length: 3 pages
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the percentage of the national rate payable for inpatient hospitals services applicable to hospitals located in Puerto Rico to 100 percent.
8/4/1999--Introduced.Medicare Puerto Rico Hospital Payment Parity Act of 1999 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to revise the formula for determining the amount of Medicare payment ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2712 — 106th Congress: Medicare Puerto Rico Hospital Payment Parity Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr2712
“H.R. 2712 — 106th Congress: Medicare Puerto Rico Hospital Payment Parity Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr2712>
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