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S Amdt 468 - Private Contracts Amendment - Key Vote

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Edward Kennedy, Sr. voted Nay (Motion Vote) on this Amendment.

Read statements Edward Kennedy, Sr. made in this general time period.

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Amendment - Motion Agreed (Senate) (64-35) - (Key vote)

Title: Private Contracts Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to waive the Budget Act to allow consideration of an amendment that allows Medicare beneficiaries to enter into a private contract with a health care professional who does not provide Medicare services.

Note:

NOTE: A MOTION TO WAIVE THE BUDGET ACT, IF ADOPTED, TEMPORARILY SETS ASIDE A SPECIFIC PROVISION OF THE BUDGET ACT OF 1974 SO THAT AN AMENDMENT THAT VIOLATES THE ACT MAY BE CONSIDERED. A 3/5 MAJORITY IS REQUIRED FOR ADOPTION.

Amendment - Amendment Adopted (Senate) -
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Private Contracts Amendment

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  • Jon Kyl (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
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