Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the establishment of shared decision making standards and requirements and to establish a pilot program for the implementation of shared decision making under the Medicare program.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1133”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1133 — 111th Congress: Empowering Medicare Patient Choices Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1133
“S. 1133 — 111th Congress: Empowering Medicare Patient Choices Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1133>
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