H.R. 5195 (98th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit the revaluation of hospital facilities and equipment for depreciation and interest purposes under the medicare program because of the change of ownership of the facilities or equipment.


Mar 20, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Lowry

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

3/20/1984--Introduced.Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to provide that in establishing an appropriate allowance for depreciation and for interest on capital indebtedness with respect to a hospital's ... Read more >

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Mar 20, 1984

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5195”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (14D) (show)
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H.R. 4170 (Related)
Deficit Reduction Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984

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