H.R. 6147 (111th): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of clinical psychologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing clinical psychologist services under the Medicare Program.

Introduced:

Sep 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 16, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/16/2010--Introduced.Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to treat as a physician, for Medicare purposes, a clinical psychologist acting within the scope of a psychologist's license (or other ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 2011

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Introduced
Sep 16, 2010

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