Reported by Committee — May 29, 2015
Last Action: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 97.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 29, 2015.
May 11, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on May 11, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 15th congressional district
A bill to provide increased benefits under the medicare program, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 1981
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2979 — 98th Congress: Medicare Reform Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2979
“H.R. 2979 — 98th Congress: Medicare Reform Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. May 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2979>
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