S. 328 (113th): Strengthening Rural Access to Emergency Services Act

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow certain critical access hospitals and sole community hospitals to use interactive telecommunications systems to satisfy requirements with respect to having a physician available to stabilize an individual with an emergency medical condition under the Medicare program.

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The “S.” in “S. 328” 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.

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History

Introduced
Feb 14, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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