New Cosponsor — Sep 10, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Andy Harris [R-MD1]
The bill now has 4 cosponsors (4 Republicans).
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Jul 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 14 pages
To amend the Social Security Act to permit hospitals to make incentive payments to physicians to promote quality and efficiency.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6176”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6176 — 112th Congress: Aligning Incentives for Better Patient Care Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6176
“H.R. 6176 — 112th Congress: Aligning Incentives for Better Patient Care Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6176>
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