To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a 3-year demonstration program to test the use of value-based insurance design methodologies under eligible Medicare Advantage plans, to preserve Medicare beneficiary choice under Medicare Advantage, to revise the treatment under the Medicare program of infusion drugs furnished through durable medical equipment, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 16, 2015
Length: 20 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on June 2, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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May 29, 2015
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Jun 2, 2015
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Jun 16, 2015
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means
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H.R. 2581 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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