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Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2011
Length: 3 pages
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require Medicaid coverage of optometrists.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 855 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1219”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1219 — 112th Congress: Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1219
“H.R. 1219 — 112th Congress: Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1219>
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