Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 2712”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr2712>
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