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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 6 pages
Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 11, 2013
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H.R. 1487 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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