H.R. 727 (96th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the types of transportation for patients which may be included in the definition of medical and other health services under such title.


Jan 15, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 15, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Roe
Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 2841 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 13, 1979

H.R. 2125 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 13, 1979

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Summary (CRS)
1/15/1979--Introduced.Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to include within the medical and other health services covered by such title the transportation of patients confined to a stretcher ...

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H.R. 2841 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 1979

H.R. 2125 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 1979

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Jan 15, 1979


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