H.R. 6302 (109th): To remove the frequency limitation on Medicare coverage for intermittent catheterization.

Introduced:
Sep 29, 2006 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Rick Renzi
Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 29, 2006
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1831 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2007

 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 29, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 29, 2006
Referred to Committee Sep 29, 2006
 
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House Energy and Commerce

Health

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9/29/2006--Introduced.
Prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in making coverage determinations respecting intermittent catheterization under part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act, from denying coverage of a replacement catheter on the basis of frequency of use.

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