A bill 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.
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 16 pages
Jul 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 14, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 3, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1909.
S. 3236 (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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