H.R. 2712 (106th): Medicare Puerto Rico Hospital Payment Parity Act of 1999

Introduced:

Aug 4, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 4, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carlos Romero-Barceló
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 4, 1999
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2712” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Aug 4, 1999

Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (14D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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