To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to prohibit transfers or discharges of residents of nursing facilities as a result of a voluntary withdrawal from participation in the Medicaid Program.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 2, 1999
Length: 3 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 25, 1999
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 25, 1999.
H.R. 540 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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