H.R. 1656 (112th): Urban Medicare-Dependent Hospitals Preservation Act of 2011

Introduced:

Apr 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to preserve access to urban Medicare-dependent hospitals.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 15, 2011
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (11D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1390 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 21, 2013

S. 1900 (Related)
Urban Medicare-Dependent Hospitals Preservation Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011

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