To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to apply Medicare part B deemed enrollment process to residents of Puerto Rico.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Republican.
Last Updated: May 18, 2017
Length: 2 pages
May 18, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 18, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 18, 2017
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H.R. 2531 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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