H.R. 1186 (112th): To repeal changes made by health care reform laws to the Medicare exception to the prohibition on certain physician referrals for hospitals.

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sam Johnson
Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district
Republican

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 17, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/17/2011--Introduced.Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to repeal the prohibition against Medicare participation by physician-owned hospitals that do not have a provider agreement by August 1, 2010, ...

Read more >

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1159 (Related)
To repeal certain provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act relating to ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1186” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 17, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
33 cosponsors (30R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health
Health

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: