A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to restore State authority to waive the 35-mile rule for designating critical access hospitals under the Medicare Program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
S. 1171 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). S. 1171 — 111th Congress: Critical Access Flexibility Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1171
“S. 1171 — 111th Congress: Critical Access Flexibility Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 26, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1171>
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