S. 980 (106th): Promoting Health in Rural Areas Act of 1999

A bill to promote access to health care services in rural areas.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



May 6, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 6, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Max Baucus

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: May 6, 1999
Length: 75 pages


May 6, 1999

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S. 980 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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