New Cosponsor — Sep 16, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand [D-NY]
The bill now has 10 cosponsors (6 Democrats, 4 Republicans).
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Jun 19, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from West Virginia
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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2014
Length: 8 pages
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make improvements to the Medicare Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2501”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2501 — 113th Congress: Hospital Readmissions Program Accuracy and Accountability Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s2501
“S. 2501 — 113th Congress: Hospital Readmissions Program Accuracy and Accountability Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s2501>
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