Mar 24, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 16, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 16, 2015.
Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2015
Length: 95 pages
About the bill
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), (H.R. 2, Pub.L. 114–10) commonly called the Permanent Doc Fix, establishes a new way to pay doctors who treat Medicare patients, revising the Balanced Budget Act of 1997. The reform is the largest in scale on the American health care system since the Affordable Care Act in 2010 ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2 — 114th Congress: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2
“H.R. 2 — 114th Congress: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. September 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2>
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