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Committee on FinanceIntroducedMarch 9th, 2010
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A bill to allow individuals to elect to opt out of the Medicare part A benefits.
Declares that no individual who elects to opt out of benefits under part A (Hospital Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSA) shall be required to: (1) opt out of benefits under SSA title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) as a condition for making such election; or (2) repay any amount paid under Medicare part A for items and services furnished prior to making such election.