Ending the Medicare Disability Waiting Period Act (2009)
Federal bill would eliminate the two-year delay in coverage for people with severe disabilities who are waiting to become eligible for Medicare coverage.
Bill Number H.R.1708/ S.700
Sponsor Rep. Gene Green (D-TX)/ Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-NM)
Date of Introduction 3/25/2009
Latest Activity Stalled (did not pass in 111th Congress)
More Info http://thomas.loc.gov/
Topic: Care Management/ Coordination/ Transitional Care