S. 1444 (113th): Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2013

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ron Wyden

Senior Senator from Oregon

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide payment under part A of the Medicare Program on a reasonable cost basis for anesthesia services furnished by an anesthesiologist in certain rural hospitals in the same manner as payments are provided for anesthesia services furnished by anesthesiologist assistants and certified anesthetists in such hospitals.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Aug 1, 2013
 
Introduced

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1444”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Cosponsors
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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. 4781 (Related)
Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 30, 2014

S. 2359 (Related)
Craig Thomas Rural Hospital and Provider Equity Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2014

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