To provide a demonstration project under which Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries are provided the choice of health benefits coverage and access to a debit style card for the purpose of purchasing qualified health benefits coverage and paying for other health care expenses.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 21, 2012
Length: 13 pages
Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 21, 2012
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H.R. 5994 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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