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H.R. 3696 (114th): Medicare Premium Fairness Act of 2015

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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent Medicare part B premium and deductible increases for 2016.

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Sponsor and status

Dina Titus

Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 7, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Oct 7, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


114 Cosponsors (113 Democrats, 1 Independent)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Maloney working to protect and expand Social Security; stop huge Medicare fee increase for 7.5 million Americans
    — Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 16, 2015

McGovern: GOP Congress Must Act to Keep Medicare Part B Premiums and Deductibles Affordable for Millions of Seniors
    — Rep. James “Jim” McGovern [D-MA2] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 23, 2015

Daines Demands Answers to Secure Americans' Personally Identifiable Information
    — Sen. Steve Daines [R-MT] on Feb 5, 2015

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Oct 7, 2015

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 3696 (114th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3696. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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