S. 2780 (108th): Keep the Promise of Medicare Act of 2004

Introduced:
Sep 08, 2004 (108th Congress, 2003–2004)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 5175 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 29, 2004

Sponsor
Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 08, 2004
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 2687 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 01, 2006

H.R. 5175 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2004

 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 8, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 08, 2004
Referred to Committee Sep 08, 2004
 
Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to stabilize the amount of the medicare part B premium.

Summary

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9/8/2004--Introduced.
Keep the Promise of Medicare Act of 2004 - Amends part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to cap the Medicare part B premium for each month in 2005 at the same rate for each month in 2004, adjusted for inflation.

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