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H.R. 1845 (112th): Medicare IVIG Access and Strengthening Medicare and Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2012

To provide a demonstration project providing Medicare coverage for in-home administration of intravenous immune globulin (IVIG) and to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the application of Medicare secondary payer rules for certain claims.

Sponsor and status

Kevin Brady

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 28, 2012
Length: 8 pages
May 11, 2011
112th Congress (2011–2013)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 10, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 10, 2013.

Pub.L. 112-242

65 Cosponsors (41 Democrats, 24 Republicans)


Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 1063: Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2012

Ordered Reported on Sep 20, 2012. 44% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1718: Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers Act of 2011

Introduced on Oct 17, 2011. 44% incorporated. (compare text)


May 11, 2011

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Dec 19, 2012
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 21, 2012
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 10, 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1845 (112th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1845. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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