To expand Medicare coverage to eyeglasses, hearing aids, and dental care.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 11, 2014
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on December 11, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 11, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 29, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3308 (114th).
H.R. 5853 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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