H.Res. 738 (94th): Resolution expressing the sense of the House that optometric services be included in medical assistance programs.

Introduced:
Sep 25, 1975 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.Res. 792 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Oct 21, 1975

Sponsor
Henry Helstoski
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.Res. 792 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 21, 1975

H.Res. 747 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 1975

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on September 25, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 25, 1975
Referred to Committee Sep 25, 1975
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

House Ways and Means

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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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9/25/1975--Introduced.
Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that all medical assistance legislation provide for optometric services. Urges the States to continue such services whether or not they are included in any primary group of health care offerings.

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