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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the penalty for late enrollment under the Medicare Program to 10 percent and twice the period of no enrollment.

Actions Overview (1)

02/11/1997Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

02/14/1997Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Commerce
02/13/1997Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
02/11/1997Referred to House Ways and Means
Action By: House of Representatives
02/11/1997Referred to House Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
02/11/1997Referred to the Committee on Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/11/1997Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (44)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Gonzalez, Henry B. [D-TX-20]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-50]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Dellums, Ronald V. [D-CA-9]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Underwood, Robert A. [D-GU-At Large]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Watt, Melvin L. [D-NC-12]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Borski, Robert A. [D-PA-3]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-16]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Kleczka, Gerald D. [D-WI-4]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT-At Large]* 02/11/1997
Rep. Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA-8] 02/25/1997
Rep. LaFalce, John J. [D-NY-29] 02/25/1997
Rep. Christian-Green, Donna M. [D-VI-At Large] 02/25/1997
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] 02/25/1997
Rep. Manton, Thomas J. [D-NY-7] 04/08/1997
Rep. Martinez, Matthew G. [D-CA-31] 04/08/1997
Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] 04/08/1997
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2] 04/08/1997
Rep. Vento, Bruce F. [D-MN-4] 04/08/1997
Rep. Fox, Jon D. [R-PA-13] 04/08/1997
Rep. McIntyre, Mike [D-NC-7] 04/08/1997
Rep. Wynn, Albert Russell [D-MD-4] 05/20/1997
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 05/20/1997
Rep. Rothman, Steven R. [D-NJ-9] 06/17/1997
Rep. McKinney, Cynthia A. [D-GA-4] 07/10/1997
Rep. Mink, Patsy T. [D-HI-2] 07/10/1997
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2] 10/21/1997
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9] 10/22/1997
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] 10/22/1997
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5] 10/22/1997
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24] 10/22/1997
Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8] 11/07/1997
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 11/07/1997
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 11/12/1997
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-25] 01/27/1998
Rep. Hall, Tony P. [D-OH-3] 01/27/1998
Rep. Abercrombie, Neil [D-HI-1] 01/27/1998
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-26] 03/11/1998
Rep. Goode, Virgil H., Jr. [D-VA-5] 04/28/1998
Rep. Coyne, William J. [D-PA-14] 04/28/1998
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-23] 05/19/1998
Rep. Quinn, Jack [R-NY-30] 10/07/1998

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Commerce02/11/1997 Referred to
House Commerce Subcommittee on Health and Environment02/14/1997 Referred to
House Ways and Means02/11/1997 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health02/13/1997 Referred to

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Subjects (5)

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Introduced in House (02/11/1997)

Amends part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to limit the late enrollment penalty to a ten percent increase in the monthly part B premium due over a period equal to twice the number of years that the part B beneficiary could have been but was not enrolled under part B.