H.R. 556: Prevent Interruptions in Physical Therapy Act of 2015

Introduced:

Jan 27, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 27, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 27, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Gus Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

S. 313 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 24, 2015

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to add physical therapists to the list of providers allowed to utilize locum tenens arrangements under Medicare, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 27, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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