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Mar 5, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Arkansas
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2008
Length: 4 pages
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of services of qualified respiratory therapists performed under the general supervision of a physician.
3/5/2008--Introduced.Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2008 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to cover the services of a qualified respiratory therapist performed under the general ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 29, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 25, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2704 — 110th Congress: Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2704
“S. 2704 — 110th Congress: Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2704>
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