H.R. 5726 (98th): Medicare Long-Term Care Act of 1984

Introduced:

May 24, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 24, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barber Conable Jr.
Representative for New York's 30th congressional district
Republican

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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H.R. 6145 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 22, 1982

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History

Introduced
May 24, 1984

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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