H.R. 5942 (112th): Quality Improvement Organization Program Restoration Act

Introduced:
Jun 08, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 3659 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Dec 05, 2012

Sponsor
Tom Price
Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 08, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 805 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2013

S. 3659 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 05, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 08, 2012
Referred to Committee Jun 08, 2012
 
Full Title

To repeal certain changes to contracts with Medicare Quality Improvement Organizations, and for other purposes.

Summary

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Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (13R, 10D) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

House Ways and Means

Health

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6/8/2012--Introduced.
Quality Improvement Organization Program Restoration Act - Amends the Trade Adjustment Assistance Extension Act of 2011 to repeal its revisions to requirements for contracts with Medicare Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs).
Amends title XI of the Social Security Act to specify expenditures or funding for: (1) 3-year QIO contracts for contract periods beginning on or after August 1, 2014, and ending on or before July 31, 2021, but with a certain reduction in aggregate funds payable after October 1, 2014; and (2) contracts with utilization and quality control peer review organizations for any contract period beginning on or after August 1, 2014.

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