H.R. 1403 (96th): A bill to provide for quality assurance and utilization control in home health care under the medicare, medicaid, and social services programs in accordance with a plan to be developed by a commission specifically established for that purpose.

Introduced:

Jan 24, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 24, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Hammerschmidt

Representative for Arkansas's 3rd congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/24/1979--Introduced.Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to establish the Special Commission on Quality Assurance and Utilization Control in Home Health Care. Outlines the duties of the Commission ... Read more >
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H.R. 4939 (95th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 14, 1977

H.R. 4205 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 17, 1981

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Introduced
Jan 24, 1979

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