H. R. 3836
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 25, 2004
Mr. Hoeffel (for himself, Mr. Brady of Pennsylvania, Mr. Doyle, Mr. Fattah, Mr. Holden, Mr. Kanjorski, and Mr. Murtha) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
To amend part C of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit the operation of the medicare comparative cost adjustment (CCA) program in Pennsylvania.
Prohibition on operation of medicare comparative cost adjustment (CCA) program in Pennsylvania
Section 1860C–1(b)(2) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395w–29(b)(2)), as added by section 241(a) of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 (Public Law 108–173), is amended by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:
No part in Pennsylvania
No part of the MSA is in Pennsylvania.