A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for procedures and payment limitations with respect to the furnishing of cardiac pacemakers in order to achieve cost savings for the medicare program, improve the quality of patient care, and insure against fraud and abuse, and for other purposes.
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Jul 18, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 18, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district
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H.R. 3590 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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