H.R. 5661 (106th): Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Benefits Improvement and Protection Act of 2000
Dec 14, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
William “Bill” Thomas
Representative for California's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2000
Length: 327 pages
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To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide benefits improvements and beneficiary protections in the Medicare and Medicaid Programs and the State child health insurance program (SCHIP), as revised by the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 and the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget Refinement Act of 1999, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 21, 2000
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