H.R. 5194 (112th): Rural Hospital and Provider Equity and 340B Improvement Act of 2012

Introduced:

Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2012
Length: 35 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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, to amend title III of the Public Health Service Act to extend discounts under the 340B program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 27, 2012
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5624 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 8, 2012

H.R. 3859 (Related)
Rural Hospital and Provider Equity Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 2012

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