To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide that the Medicare initial preventive physical examination not be required for a referral with respect to ultrasound screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms and to provide for such screening with respect to at-risk Medicare beneficiaries between the ages of 65 and 75.
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Feb 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 29th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2009
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Feb 26, 2009
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