New Cosponsor — Jul 14, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Mark Begich [D-AK, 2009-2014]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (6 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the treatment of clinical psychologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing clinical psychologist services under the Medicare program.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 483”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 483 — 112th Congress: Medicare Mental Health Access Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s483
“S. 483 — 112th Congress: Medicare Mental Health Access Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s483>
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