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H.R.1237 Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 21, 2010 Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law Discharged.

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  • 33% of users oppose H.R.1237

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    • H.R.1237: To provide for a land exchange with the ... - OpenCongress - March 28, 2011 by opencongress.org - All Bill Titles. Official: To provide for a land exchange with the Trinity Public Utilities District of Trinity County, California, involving the transfer of land to the Bureau of Land Management and the Six Rivers National Forest in exchange for National

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    • H.R.1237: To provide for a land exchange with the ... - OpenCongress - March 28, 2011 by opencongress.org - All Bill Titles. Official: To provide for a land exchange with the Trinity Public Utilities District of Trinity County, California, involving the transfer of land to the Bureau of Land Management and the Six Rivers National Forest in exchange for National

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    • H.R.1237: To provide for a land exchange with the Trinity Public ... - March 27, 2011 by opencongress.org - Or, if you know of a news article about this bill to display here, email us the web address of this page and the web address of your suggested news article: Our editorial team will post relevant links as quickly as possible. Thanks for helping to build pub

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    • Arbitration, Community-Based Spending Are Key Issues For Long-Term ... - March 04, 2009 by Kaiser network.org - has introduced the Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act (HR 1237), which would make arbitration prior to court disputes between long-term care ...

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      As noted by Kaiser network.org on March 04, 2009, "has introduced the Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act (HR 1237), which would make arbitration prior to court disputes between long-term care ..." (http://www.kaisernetwork.org/daily_reports/rep_index.cfm?DR_ID=57331)
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