H.R. 3121 (98th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include dental care, eye care, hearing aids, physical checkups, and foot care among the items and services for which payment may be made under the supplementary medical insurance program, and to provide safeguards against consumer abuse in the provision of these items and services.
May 24, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 24, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arkansas's 3rd congressional district
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- 5/24/1983--Introduced.Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide payment under the supplementary medical insurance program for one comprehensive physical examination a year, dental care including dentures, eye ...
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Last Action: Jan 24, 1979
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984
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