H.R. 3939 (103rd): Ethics in Billing Act


Mar 2, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 2, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Slattery

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 2, 1994
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to eliminate the incentives that lead to increased prices and utilization of clinical laboratory diagnostic testing services and other ancillary health services.

Summary (CRS)

3/2/1994--Introduced.Ethics in Billing Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to make it unlawful for any person to present a bill, claim, or demand for payment to any person ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 2, 1994

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3939”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (14D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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