H.R. 4994 (111th): Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act of 2010


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.


Pub.L. 111-309


John Lewis

Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An act to extend certain expiring provisions of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on December 8, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act ... Read more >


Apr 13, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 14, 2010
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 8, 2010
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.

Dec 9, 2010
House Agreed to Changes

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

Dec 15, 2010
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.


20 cosponsors (20D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Apr 14, 2010 3:46 p.m.
Passed 399/9
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendments
Dec 9, 2010 1:09 p.m.
Passed 409/2

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