To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to protect and preserve access of Medicare beneficiaries in rural areas to health care providers under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
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Feb 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2012
Length: 23 pages
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H.R. 3859 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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