H.R. 3944 (97th): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for medicaid coverage of acupuncturists’ services.


Jun 17, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Burton

Representative for California's 5th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

6/17/1981--Introduced.Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for the professional services of a licensed or certified acupuncturists. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 17, 1981

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H.R. 7641 (96th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 1980

H.R. 6625 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 17, 1982

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