October 20,1999

Committee to Markup Medicare Proposal

Markup Tentatively Scheduled for Thursday, October 21

WASHINGTON -- Senate Finance Committee Chairman William V. Roth, Jr. (R-DE) today announced the Committee will likely meet on Thursday, October 21 at 10:00 a.m. in room 215 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building to mark up the Balanced Budget Adjustment Act of 1999.

While the decision will be finalized Wednesday afternoon, following a member's meeting, the Committee members have been alerted to expect a mark up of the Chairman's mark.