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H.R. 5772 (114th): BENES Act of 2016

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a system to educate individuals approaching Medicare eligibility, to simplify and modernize the eligibility enrollment process, and to provide for additional assistance for complaints and requests of Medicare beneficiaries that relate to their enrollment in the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Raul Ruiz

Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 16 pages
Introduced:

Jul 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jul 13, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5772 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

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