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

Introduced:

Dec 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 29, 2007

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

Law:

Pub.L. 110-173

Sponsor:

Max Baucus

Senator from Montana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2007
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Dec 18, 2007
 
Introduced

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.

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

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Dec 19, 2007 4:30 p.m.
Passed 411/3

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