A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to develop and test an expanded and advanced role for direct care workers who provide long-term services and supports to older individuals in efforts to coordinate care and improve the efficiency of service delivery.
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Dec 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2011
Length: 12 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2251 (113th).
S. 1982 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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