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

Introduced:
Jun 17, 1981 (97th Congress, 1981–1982)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 6625 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 17, 1982

Sponsor
John Burton
Representative for California's 5th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
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

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Jun 17, 1981
Referred to Committee Jun 17, 1981
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Energy and Commerce

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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.

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