S. 1954 (113th): A bill to provide for the extension of the enforcement instruction on supervision requirements for outpatient therapeutic services in critical access and small rural hospitals through 2014.


Jan 16, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 10, 2014 but was never passed by the House.


Jerry Moran

Junior Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2014
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/10/2014--Passed Senate without amendment.Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), to continue to apply through calendar year 2014 the enforcement instruction on physician supervision requirements for outpatient therapeutic ... Read more >
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H.R. 4067 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 4, 2014

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2014

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1954” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 16, 2014
Passed Senate
Feb 10, 2014
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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