To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a Medicare diabetic eye disease prevention and early treatment demonstration project.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 27th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 26, 2016
Length: 7 pages
Feb 26, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 26, 2016
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H.R. 4642 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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