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.
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Last Action: Apr 13, 2015
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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. July 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1427>
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