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H.R. 2196 (114th): Medicare Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Improvement Act of 2015

The text of the bill below is as of May 1, 2015 (Introduced).


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2196

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 1, 2015

(for himself, Mr. Roskam, Mr. Thompson of California, Mr. Smith of New Jersey, and Mr. Forbes) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an increase in the limit on the length of an agreement under the Medicare independence at home medical practice demonstration program.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Medicare Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Improvement Act of 2015.

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Increase in the limit on the length of an agreement under the Medicare independence at home medical practice demonstration program

Section 1866E(e)(1) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395cc–5(e)(1)) is amended by striking 3-year and inserting 5-year.