To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure fairness in Medicare hospital payments by establishing a floor for the area wage index applied with respect to certain hospitals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 2, 2016
Length: 4 pages
Feb 2, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 2, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 2, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 16, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1130.
H.R. 4428 (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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 4428 — 114th Congress: Fair Medicare Hospital Payments Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr4428
“H.R. 4428 — 114th Congress: Fair Medicare Hospital Payments Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. January 16, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr4428>
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