H.R. 2507: Increasing Regulatory Fairness Act of 2015

Introduced:

May 21, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jun 17, 2015

This bill passed in the House on June 17, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Kevin Brady

Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

24% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish an annual rulemaking schedule for payment rates under Medicare Advantage.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The Increasing Regulatory Fairness Act would extend the time between the draft notice and final notice for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services publication on payment rates and changes. Currently there is a 45 day period in which Congress may review the draft and a 15 day period to comment on proposed changes. The bill would extend these times ...

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History

May 21, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 2, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 17, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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