Jun 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2009
Length: 2 pages
About the bill
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require Medicaid coverage of professional services of optometrists that are otherwise covered when furnished by a physician.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1983 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2697 — 111th Congress: Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2697
“H.R. 2697 — 111th Congress: Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2697>
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