A bill to amend section 1113 of the Social Security Act to provide authority for increased fiscal year 2010 payments for temporary assistance to United States citizens returned from foreign countries, to provide necessary funding to avoid shortfalls in the Medicare cost-sharing program for low-income qualifying individuals, and for other purposes.
Jan 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 27, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 27, 2010.
Senator from Montana
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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 2 pages
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S. 2949 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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