S. 1316: Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act of 2013

Introduced:
Jul 17, 2013
Status:
Reported by Committee
Prognosis
20% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
John Cornyn
Senior Senator from Texas
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 18, 2013
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
S. 351 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2013

H.R. 351 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013

 
Status

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 18, 2013.

Progress
Introduced Jul 17, 2013
Reported by Committee Jul 18, 2013
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

20% chance of being enacted.

Only about 23% of bills that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were enacted. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

A bill to repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board.

Summary

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Cosponsors
none
 
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Library of Congress Summary

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7/17/2013--Introduced.
Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2013 - Repeals sections of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care (PPACA) (and restores provisions of law amended by such sections) related to the establishment of an Independent Payment Advisory Board to develop and submit detailed proposals to reduce the per capita rate of growth in Medicare spending to the President for Congress to consider.

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