H.R. 4736 (110th): To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal limiting charges under the Medicare Program for non-participating physicians and to preempt State laws that prohibit balance billing.

Introduced:

Dec 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Tom Feeney

Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to repeal the limitiation on actual charges to a beneficiary under Medicare for services by a nonparticipating physician or nonparticipating supplier ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Dec 17, 2007

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