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Feb 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arkansas's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2009
Length: 4 pages
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.
2/13/2009--Introduced.Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2009 - 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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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3968 (110th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 941 (112th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1077”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 25, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1077 — 111th Congress: Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1077
“H.R. 1077 — 111th Congress: Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1077>
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