About the bill
- Full Title
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1530.
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- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 1530 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 13, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. May 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3112>
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