Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a Care Transitions Program in order to improve quality and cost-effectiveness of care for Medicare beneficiaries.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1009”). 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). S. 1009 — 111th Congress: Medicare Care Transitions Program Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1009
“S. 1009 — 111th Congress: Medicare Care Transitions Program Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1009>
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