H.R. 3838 (98th): Senior Citizens Independent Community Care Act


Aug 4, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 4, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Charlie” Rangel

Representative for New York's 16th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

8/4/1983--Introduced.Senior Citizens Independent Community Care Act - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to authorize any State to establish a statewide prepaid capitation program for providing acute ... Read more >

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Aug 4, 1983

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3838”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 3710 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 1983

S. 1244 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 1983

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