S.Con.Res. 123 (97th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress with respect to a means test for the Medicare program.


Sep 21, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 21, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gary Hart

Senator from Colorado


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/21/1982--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the establishment of a means test for Medicare benefits would be a breach of faith with the American public; and (2) the Medicare ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 1982

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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 123”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 410 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 1982

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