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H.R. 2138 (114th): Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2015

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide payment under part A of the Medicare Program on a reasonable cost basis for anesthesia services furnished by an anesthesiologist in certain rural hospitals in the same manner as payments are provided for anesthesia services furnished by anesthesiologist assistants and certified registered nurse anesthetists in such hospitals, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 30, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Lynn Jenkins

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015
Length: 3 pages

History

Apr 30, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2138 (114th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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