To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove the exclusion of Medicare coverage for hearing aids and examinations therefor, and for other purposes.
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Mar 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 26, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2015
Length: 3 pages
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H.R. 1653 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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