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- Full Title
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to correct beneficiary overcharges for hospital outpatient department services and to provide for prospective payment for such services and to eliminate the formula-driven overpayments for certain hospital outpatient services.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 1997
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 582 — 105th Congress: Medicare Hospital Outpatient Reform Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr582
“H.R. 582 — 105th Congress: Medicare Hospital Outpatient Reform Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. May 23, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr582>
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