A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the transparency of information on skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities and to clarify and improve the targeting of the enforcement of requirements with respect to such facilities.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Iowa. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 19, 2009
Length: 79 pages
Mar 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 14, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2641 (110th).
Mar 19, 2009
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S. 647 (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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