H.R. 5935 (109th): Medicare Residency Program Fairness Act of 2006


Jul 27, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 27, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Green

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2006
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an adjustment to the reduction of Medicare resident positions based on settled cost reports.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2006--Introduced.Medicare Residency Program Fairness Act of 2006 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act with respect to payments to hospitals for the direct graduate medical education (DGME) ... Read more >

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Jul 27, 2006

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5935”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 3727 (Related)
Medicare Residency Program Fairness Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2006

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