About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a program of long-term care services within the medicare program, to provide for the creation of community long-term care centers and State long-term care agencies as part of a new administrative structure for the organization and delivery of long-term care services, to provide a significant role for persons eligible for long-term care benefits in the administration of the program, and for other purposes.
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Apr 22, 1982
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6145 (97th).
May 24, 1984
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5726”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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H.R. 6145 (97th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 22, 1982
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5726 — 98th Congress: Medicare Long-Term Care Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5726
“H.R. 5726 — 98th Congress: Medicare Long-Term Care Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5726>
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