H.R. 5958 (96th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to determining the amount of payment for certain drugs under the medicare program.
Nov 27, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 27, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide payment for physician administered drugs used for treating neoplasms.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 1981
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