S. 3143 (95th): A bill to increase alternatives to institutionalization for senior citizens.


May 25, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Clifford Case

Senator from New Jersey


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/25/1978--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to provide, through demonstration projects, payments to individuals who are receiving, or are eligible to receive, benefits with respect to post-hospital extended ... Read more >

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May 25, 1978

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3143”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 11648 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 1978

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