H.R. 1479 (110th): Federal Acupuncture Coverage Act of 2007

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of qualified acupuncturist services under part B of the Medicare Program, and to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for coverage of such services under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Maurice Hinchey

Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2007
Length: 4 pages

History

Mar 12, 2007
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1479 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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