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H.R. 5006 (98th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to treatment of certain rural hospitals under the prospective payment system for inpatient hospital services under the medicare program.

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Mar 1, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Elwood Hillis

Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district




Mar 1, 1984

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H.R. 5006 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5006. This is the one from the 98th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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