H.R. 1111 (96th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the continued application of the nursing salary cost differential which is presently allowed in determining the reasonable cost of inpatient nursing care for purposes of reimbursement to providers under the medicare program.

Introduced:
Jan 18, 1979 (96th Congress, 1979–1980)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 2938 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 14, 1979

Sponsor
James Quillen
Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
Related Bills
H.R. 7644 (94th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 05, 1975

H.R. 439 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 05, 1981

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 18, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 18, 1979
Referred to Committee Jan 18, 1979
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Energy and Commerce

House Ways and Means

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1/18/1979--Introduced.
Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide that in determining the reasonable reimbursable cost of inpatient nursing care, such coverage, at a minimum, shall include a salary cost differential of at least eight and one-half percent in recognition of the above-average cost of furnishing such care to aged patients.

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