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The substance of this study can be summarized as follows. In introduction, this paper traces the factors of the advent of social care insurance in Germany and Japan and Premises that it is necessary to study social care insurance. In Chapter II, this paper examines the new idea of the recent social security system in japan, centering on the limit of social security policy today, the increase in the number of the poor and the needy and securing financial resources for elder welfare. In Chapter III, this paper studies the process of materialization for the introduction of social care insurance by considering the process of making "Outline of the Bill of Social Care Insurance System" and the general frame of the system in this "Outline". In Chapter IV, this paper explains the facilities in charge and the system of them, the contents and methods of social care insurance, all the arrangements needed in the process of practice, and the like, in connection with all the arrangements for and practical problem of social care insurance which will take effect in earnest in April, 2000 in Japan.