H.R. 384 (98th): Senior Citizens Health Insurance Standards Act of 1983

Introduced:

Jan 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Roe

Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide Federal minimum standards for health insurance for the elderly, and to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act for the purpose of directing the Secretary to study methods of further improving the regulation of health insurance for the elderly and to evaluate methods by which the medicare program could more fully meet the health insurance needs of the elderly.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 3, 1983
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 552 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 1981

H.R. 213 (99th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1985

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