H.R. 1774 (110th): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a separate definition of outpatient speech-language pathology services under the Medicare Program in order that direct payment to speech-language pathologists may be made under the Medicare Program.


Mar 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George “G.K.” Butterfield Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2007
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3/29/2007--Introduced.Amends part D (Miscellaneous) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to define outpatient speech-language pathology services. Read more >

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Mar 29, 2007

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