Summary: H.R.1764 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/21/1993)

Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to extend special payments under Medicare part A (Hospital Insurance) for the operating costs of inpatient services of Medicare-dependent, small rural hospitals.

Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to permit such hospitals which have been reclassified as urban to decline such reclassification.