H.R.636 - A bill to amend title XX of the Social Security Act to provide for the reallotment of unused social services funds, in any fiscal year, to States which will use such funds during the succeeding year in furnishing services aimed at preventing or reducing inappropriate institutional care by making home or community care available; to provide additional Federal matching for multipurpose senior center programs; and to provide for the standardization of eligibility requirements for the funding of senior centers.96th Congress (1979-1980)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Pepper, Claude [D-FL-14] (Introduced 01/15/1979)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/15/1979 Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.636 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/15/1979)
Amends title XX (Grants to States for Services) of the Social Security Act to reallot unused social services funds to States which will use such funds during the succeeding year in preventing or reducing inappropriate institutional care by providing for community-based care, home-based care, or other forms of less intensive care.
Allocates additional Federal matching funds for multipurpose senior center programs. Directs the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to clarify and standardize the eligibility requirements to the provision of assistance to multipurpose senior centers.