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Sep 17, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on September 17, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2013
Length: 20 pages
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modify the designation of accreditation organizations for orthotics and prosthetics, to apply accreditation and licensure requirements to suppliers of such devices and items for purposes of payment under the Medicare program, and to modify the payment rules for such devices and items under such program to account for practitioner qualifications and complexity of care, and for other purposes.
9/17/2013--Introduced.Medicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Improvement Act of 2013 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act, for application of quality standards for certain accredited suppliers of prosthetic devices, ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 23, 2015
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 13, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3112 — 113th Congress: Medicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Improvement Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3112
“H.R. 3112 — 113th Congress: Medicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Improvement Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3112>
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