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.

Introduced:

Nov 27, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 27, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Cotter

Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district

Democrat

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History

Nov 27, 1979
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2101 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 1981

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