H.R. 916 (105th): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove the requirement of an x-ray as a condition of coverage of chiropractic services under the Medicare program.

Introduced:

Mar 4, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Philip “Phil” Crane

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 1997
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/4/1997--Introduced.Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to remove the requirement for an X-ray as a condition of coverage of chiropractic services under the Medicare program. Read more >
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Introduced
Mar 4, 1997

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63 cosponsors (36D, 27R) (show)
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Health

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