H.R. 1382 (108th): EMTALA Regulatory Improvement Act of 2003

Introduced:
Mar 20, 2003 (108th Congress, 2003–2004)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
John Shadegg
Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Mar 20, 2003
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1 (Related)
Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003

Signed by the President
Dec 08, 2003

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 20, 2003
Referred to Committee Mar 20, 2003
 
Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the regulatory operation of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA).

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

House Ways and Means

Health

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3/20/2003--Introduced.
EMTALA Regulatory Improvement Act of 2003 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a procedure to notify hospitals and physicians when an investigation under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) is closed.Directs the Secretary to establish a Technical Advisory Group to review issues related to EMTALA and its implementation.

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