H.R. 5267: Fighting Medicare Fraud Act of 2016

To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to expand the permissive exclusion from Federal health programs to include certain individuals with prior interest in sanctioned entities and entities affiliated with sanctioned entities and to provide a criminal penalty for the illegal distribution of Medicare, Medicaid, or CHIP beneficiary identification or provider numbers, and for other purposes.

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May 17, 2016


Referred to Committee on May 17, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 17, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Lois Frankel

Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 17, 2016
Length: 7 pages


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May 17, 2016

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