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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

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

History

May 24, 1984
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5726 (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.

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

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