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Apr 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 15, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 15, 2010.
Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010
Length: 8 pages
An act to extend certain expiring provisions of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Passed Senate with Changes
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4994”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4994 — 111th Congress: Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4994
“H.R. 4994 — 111th Congress: Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4994>
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