H.R. 3299 (109th): Physician Incentives to Serve Rural America Act of 2005

Introduced:
Jul 14, 2005 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
James “Jim” Gibbons
Representative for Nevada's 2nd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 14, 2005
Length
4 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 14, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 14, 2005
Referred to Committee Jul 14, 2005
 
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against income tax to physicians who serve a substantial number of Medicare beneficiaries in rural areas.

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Cosponsors
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House Ways and Means

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7/14/2005--Introduced.
Physician Incentives to Serve Rural America Act of 2005 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow physicians a one-time nonrefundable tax credit of $20,000 for treating at least 350 Medicare patients in certain rural areas during a specified two-year period.

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