H.R. 3961 (111th): Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act of 2009

Oct 29, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 111-141.
John Dingell
Representative for Michigan's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated
Aug 25, 2010
1 pages
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This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 27, 2010.

Introduced Oct 29, 2009
Referred to Committee Oct 29, 2009
Passed House Nov 19, 2009
Passed Senate with Changes Feb 24, 2010
House Agreed to Changes Feb 25, 2010
Signed by the President Feb 27, 2010
Full Title

An Act to extend expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 until February 28, 2011.


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Nov 19, 2009 4:29 p.m.
Passed 243/183
On the Senate Amendment
Feb 25, 2010 7:26 p.m.
Passed 315/97

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2/25/2010--Public Law.
(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on February 24, 2010.
The summary of that version is repeated here.) Amends the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 to extend through February 28, 2011, provisions:
(1) granting roving surveillance authority under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) where the court finds that the actions of the target may thwart the identification of a specified person or other persons (by using multiple devices or modes of communication, among other means); and
(2) authorizing the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to apply for a court order requiring production of tangible things (including books, records, papers, and documents), not merely business records, for foreign intelligence and international terrorism investigations.
Amends the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 to extend through February 28, 2011, an amendment to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) that redefines "agent of a foreign power" to include any non-U.S. person who engages in international terrorism or activities in preparation for such terrorism ("lone wolf" provision).

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