To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase inpatient hospital payments under the Medicare Program to Puerto Rico hospitals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico
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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 1501 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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