To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the recognition of attending physician assistants as attending physicians to serve hospice patients.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 25, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Jan 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 25, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 25, 2012
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Jul 30, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2867 (113th).
H.R. 3831 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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