H.R. 6719 (112th): To promote and expand the application of telehealth under Medicare and other Federal health care programs, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Dec 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 30, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mike Thompson
Representative for California's 1st congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 30, 2012
Length: 41 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Telehealth Promotion Act of 2012 - Amends title XI of the Social Security Act (SSA) and other specified federal law to declare that services provided via telecommunications systems under Medicare, ...

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History

Introduced
Dec 30, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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