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- Full Title
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of an end-of-life planning consultation as part of an initial preventive physical examination under the Medicare program.
- Summary (CRS)
1/31/2007--Introduced.Medicare End-of-Life Care Planning Act of 2007 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of an end-of-life planning consultation, including discussion of ...
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Jan 31, 2007
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 466”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
5 cosponsors (3R, 2D)
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Advance Directives Improvement and Education Act of 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 466 — 110th Congress: Medicare End-of-Life Care Planning Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s466
“S. 466 — 110th Congress: Medicare End-of-Life Care Planning Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s466>
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