A bill to protect the Medicare program under title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to reconciliation involving changes to the Medicare program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Arkansas. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2014
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 18, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 19, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 2491 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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Medicare Protection Act, S. 2491, 113th Cong. (2014).
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