Bill Text — Apr 13, 2015
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Apr 9, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 9, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2013
Length: 5 pages
To ensure that patients receive accurate health care information by prohibiting misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of health care professionals.
4/9/2013--Introduced.Truth in Healthcare Marketing Act of 2013 - Prohibits any person from making any deceptive or misleading statement, or engaging in any deceptive or misleading act, that: (1) misrepresents whether ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1741.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1427”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1427 — 113th Congress: Truth in Healthcare Marketing Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1427
“H.R. 1427 — 113th Congress: Truth in Healthcare Marketing Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1427>
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