H.R. 5045 (114th): Preserving Access to Modern Prosthetic Limbs Act of 2016

To impose a moratorium on the implementation of a proposed Medicare local coverage determination on lower limb prostheses.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 25, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Renee Ellmers

Representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2016
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Apr 25, 2016

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H.R. 5045 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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