S. 3915 (111th): Medicare Rural Physician Recruitment and Retention Act of 2010

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the recruitment and retention of physicians under the Medicare program.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Sep 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 5712: Physician Payment and Therapy Relief Act of 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 30, 2010. (compare text)

Blanche Lincoln

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 13 pages


Sep 29, 2010

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S. 3915 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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