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H.R. 3710 (98th): Senior Citizens Independent Community Care Act

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a program of health care for elderly individuals who require long-term care.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 29, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 29, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Representative for Iowa's 5th congressional district

Democrat

History

Jul 29, 1983
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3710 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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