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S.700 Ending the Medicare Disability Waiting Period Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 25, 2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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    • More things to do | Standard-Examiner – Ogden, Layton, Brigham ... - December 29, 2010 by Latest Headlines - CHASE HOME MUSEUM OF UTAH FOLK ART, Liberty Park, 1300 S. 700 East, SLC. Exhibits include a horsehair quirt by Davis County rancher Brett King, leatherwork by Glen Thompson of Huntsville, and Shoshone beadwork. ...

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    • More things to do | Standard-Examiner – Ogden, Layton, Brigham ... - December 22, 2010 by Standard-Examiner - CHASE HOME MUSEUM OF UTAH FOLK ART, Liberty Park, 1300 S. 700 East, SLC. Exhibits include a horsehair quirt by Davis County rancher Brett King, leatherwork by Glen Thompson of Huntsville, and Shoshone beadwork. ...

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      As noted by Standard-Examiner on December 22, 2010, "CHASE HOME MUSEUM OF UTAH FOLK ART, Liberty Park, 1300 S. 700 East, SLC. Exhibits include a horsehair quirt by Davis County rancher Brett King, leatherwork by Glen Thompson of Huntsville, and Shoshone beadwork. ..." (http://www.standard.net/topics/features/2010/12/23/more-things-do)
    • Theater, Dance and Visual Arts Listings for Dec. 23 : Antique ... - December 22, 2010 by Antique Clocks Grand Father Clocks Tall... - LOCAL COLORS ART GALLERY -- 535 S. 700 East, Salt Lake City. 11a.m.-8 p.m. Tues.-Sat. (801) 363-3922. LOGE GALLERY -- Inside Pioneer Theatre Co., 300 S. 1400 East,Salt Lake City. (801) 581-6961. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10a.m. ...

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    • Woman waits for help as health worsens - May 08, 2009 by The Asheville Citizen-Times - ...waiting period for Medicare eligibility has been drafted in both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives, but Senate bill S.700 and House bill H.R.1708 are still in committee. Neither has sponsorship by anyone from North Carolina. This is an ab

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      As noted by The Asheville Citizen-Times on May 08, 2009, "...waiting period for Medicare eligibility has been drafted in both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives, but Senate bill S.700 and House bill H.R.1708 are still in committee. Neither has sponsorship by anyone from North Carolina. This is an ab" (http://www.citizen-times.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009905090322&source=rss)
    • Appeals court: Emotional distress defense won't fly - March 25, 2009 by Salt Lake Tribune - Damage to the building, at 4021 S. 700 East, was estimated at $50000. White, 33, is charged with attempted murder and criminal mischief. ...

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      As noted by Salt Lake Tribune on March 25, 2009, "Damage to the building, at 4021 S. 700 East, was estimated at $50000. White, 33, is charged with attempted murder and criminal mischief. ..." (http://www.sltrib.com/ci_12002517)
    • Bills Introduced to End Two-Year Wait for Disabled to Get Help ... - March 25, 2009 by SeniorJournal.com - The bill, “Ending the Medicare Disability Waiting Period Act of 2009,” was introduced in the Senate as S.700 by Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM). ...

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      As noted by SeniorJournal.com on March 25, 2009, "The bill, “Ending the Medicare Disability Waiting Period Act of 2009,” was introduced in the Senate as S.700 by Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM). ..." (http://www.seniorjournal.com/NEWS/Politics/2009/20090326-BillsIntroduced.htm)
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