H.R. 3718 (114th): Preventing and Reducing Improper Medicare and Medicaid Expenditures to Restore Integrity to Benefits Act of 2015

To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to curb waste, fraud, and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Referred to Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on October 8, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

S. 2425: Patient Access and Medicare Protection Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 28, 2015. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Peter Roskam

Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 8, 2015
Length: 8 pages

History

Oct 8, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3718 (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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