S. 3066 (106th): Senior Care Safety Act of 2000


Sep 19, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Ashcroft

Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2000
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to require criminal background checks for nursing facility workers.

Summary (CRS)

9/19/2000--Introduced.Senior Care Safety Act of 2000 - Amends titles XVIII (Medicare) and XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to require skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities, respectively, to conduct ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 19, 2000

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3066”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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