H.R. 5803 (111th): Home Health Care Access Protection Act of 2010


Jul 21, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 21, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” McGovern

Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2010
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to protect Medicare beneficiaries' access to home health services under the Medicare Program.

Summary (CRS)

7/21/2010--Introduced.Home Health Care Access Protection Act of 2010 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act, as amended by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, with respect ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 21, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5803”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (16D, 3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 3865 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 17, 2007

H.R. 6059 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2012

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