Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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Jul 29, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on July 29, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2005
Length: 22 pages
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for value-based purchasing in the payment for physicians' services under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3617”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3617 — 109th Congress: Medicare Value-Based Purchasing for Physicians’ Services Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3617
“H.R. 3617 — 109th Congress: Medicare Value-Based Purchasing for Physicians’ Services Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3617>
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