H.R. 3588 (98th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit hospice programs to provide nursing care either directly or through other medicare providers.

Introduced:

Jul 18, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 18, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Ratchford

Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Jul 18, 1983
 
Introduced

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69 cosponsors (52D, 16R, 1N) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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H.R. 4170 (Related)
Deficit Reduction Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984

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