Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
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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.
6/3/2009--Introduced.Critical Access Flexibility Act of 2009 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act with respect to the Medicare rural hospital flexibility program a state may establish.Authorizes state ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1171>
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