S. 1295 (111th): Medicare Transitional Care Act of 2009


Jun 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeanne Shaheen

Senator from New Hampshire



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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2009
Length: 17 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover transitional care services to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of care under the Medicare program.

Summary (CRS)

6/18/2009--Introduced.Medicare Transitional Care Act of 2009 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under Medicare part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) of benefits for ... Read more >

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Jun 18, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1295”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 2773 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 9, 2009

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