Summary: H.R.5259 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/12/1990)

Medicare Hospice In-Home Respite Care Coverage Act of 1990 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to cover up to 40 hours of in-home respite care for individuals during any of the 90-day periods or the subsequent 30-day period in which they are receiving Medicare hospice care. Sets the payment rate for such care.