H.R. 574 (113th): Medicare Physician Payment Innovation Act of 2013

Introduced:

Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Allyson Schwartz

Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform Medicare payment for physicians' services by eliminating the sustainable growth rate system and providing incentives for the adoption of innovative payment and delivery models to improve quality and efficiency.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5707 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2012

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History

Introduced
Feb 6, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
40 cosponsors (38D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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