H.R. 2329: Administrative Relief and Accurate Medicare Payments Act of 2013

Introduced:
Jun 12, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
0% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Adrian Smith
Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 12, 2013
Length
5 pages
 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 12, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jun 12, 2013
Referred to Committee Jun 12, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

2% chance of getting past committee.
0% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a maximum period of 2 years for submissions of Medicare part B claims originally submitted by hospitals as Medicare part A claims and of 60 days for certain such submissions for one-day stays; and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
20 cosponsors (20R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

House Ways and Means

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Library of Congress Summary

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6/12/2013--Introduced.
Administrative Relief and Accurate Medicare Payments Act of 2013 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to establish a maximum period of: (1) 2 years for submission of Medicare part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) claims originally submitted by hospitals as Medicare part A (Hospital Insurance) claims, and (2) 60 days for certain such submissions for one-day stays.
Reduces from 4 to 3 fiscal years the maximum look-back period under the Medicare Integrity Program for the audit and recovery activities of recovery audit contractors.

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