S. 1009 (111th): Medicare Care Transitions Program Act of 2009


May 7, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Bennet

Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: May 7, 2009
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

5/7/2009--Introduced.Medicare Care Transitions Program Act of 2009 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a Care ... Read more >

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May 7, 2009

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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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