To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to encourage Medicare beneficiaries to voluntarily adopt advance directives guiding the medical care they receive.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2017
Length: 24 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Nov 18, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4059 (114th).
Jul 11, 2017
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H.R. 3181 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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