Jun 20, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Veto Overridden on Jul 15, 2008
This bill was enacted after a congressional override of the President's veto on July 15, 2008.
Representative for New York's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2008
Length: 103 pages
About the bill
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes.
The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 ("MIPPA"), is a 2008 statute of United States Federal legislation which amends the Social Security Act.
On July 15, 2008, President George W. Bush vetoed the bill. On that same day the House of Representatives and the Senate voted to overturn the veto.
This law contained the first revision to ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6331 — 110th Congress: Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6331
“H.R. 6331 — 110th Congress: Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. August 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6331>
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