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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Dec 15, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on December 15, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kansas
Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to permit an individual to elect hospice care, in lieu of certain other benefits, during two periods of 180 days each ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1958”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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