To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to cover physician services delivered by podiatric physicians to ensure access by Medicaid beneficiaries to appropriate quality foot and ankle care, to amend title XVIII of such Act to modify the requirements for diabetic shoes to be included under Medicare, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 25, 2013
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H.R. 1761 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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