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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.
3/29/2011--Introduced.Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act - Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to require coverage under Medicaid of services of optometrists. Read more >
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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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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1219>
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