To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend Medicare physician payment rates for 1 year.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 18, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Jul 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 18, 2012
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H.R. 6142 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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