IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
April 19, 2012
Ms. Mikulski introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow chiropractors to provide items and services through private contracts under the Medicare program.
This Act may be cited as the
Allowing chiropractors to provide items and services through private contracts
Section 1802(b)(5)(B) of the Social Security Act (42
U.S.C. 1395a(b)(5)(B)) is amended by striking
paragraphs (1), (2), (3),
and (4) of section 1861(r) and inserting
The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to contracts entered into on and after the date of enactment of this Act.