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Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 6 pages
To amend titles XVIII and XI of the Social Security Act to establish an exception from the physician self-referral prohibition and a safe harbor from Federal antikickback and other sanctions for incentive payments made by hospitals to physicians under certain incentive payment programs.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1487”). 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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