S. 2499 (110th): Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007

A bill to amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend provisions under the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP programs, and for other purposes.



Dec 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 29, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 29, 2007.


Pub.L. 110-173


Max Baucus

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2007
Length: 24 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3057: Medicare Long-Term Care Patient Safety and Improvement Act of 2007

Referred to Committee on Jul 17, 2007. 25% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1459: To improve Medicare beneficiary access by extending the 60 percent compliance threshold used to determine whether a hospital or unit of a hospital is an inpatient rehabilitation facility.

Referred to Committee on Mar 9, 2007. 31% incorporated. (compare text)


Dec 18, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 18, 2007
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 19, 2007
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 29, 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2499 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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