About the bill
A bill to eliminate free medical care for merchant seamen, to permit closure of Public Health Service hospitals, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1287 — 97th Congress: Merchant Seamen Health Services Repeal Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1287
“S. 1287 — 97th Congress: Merchant Seamen Health Services Repeal Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1287>
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