H.R. 1509 (112th): Medicare Identity Theft Prevention Act of 2012

Introduced:

Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 20, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Sam Johnson

Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2012
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to prohibit the inclusion of Social Security account numbers on Medicare cards.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 13, 2011
 
Introduced

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Dec 20, 2012
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
51 cosponsors (42R, 9D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 781 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 15, 2013

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