H.R. 1420 (97th): A bill to increase alternatives to institutionalization for senior citizens.


Jan 28, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Minish

Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

1/28/1981--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide, through demonstration projects payments to eligible individuals who do not require 24-hour nursing care and who desire to establish a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 28, 1981

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1420”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1424 (96th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 1979

H.R. 3924 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 1983

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