S. 3577 (94th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the requirement that extended care service follow hospitalization in order to qualify for payment thereunder.


Jun 16, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 16, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rupert Hartke

Senator from Indiana


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6/16/1976--Introduced.Amends Title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to include in the coverage under such Title all extended care service by deleting the requirement that such care follow hospitilization ... Read more >

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Jun 16, 1976

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