H.R. 876: NOTICE Act

Introduced:

Feb 11, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 6, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 6, 2015.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-42

Sponsor:

Lloyd Doggett

Representative for Texas's 35th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2015
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require hospitals to provide certain notifications to individuals classified by such hospitals under observation status rather than admitted as inpatients of such hospitals.

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History

Feb 11, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 26, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 16, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 27, 2015
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 6, 2015
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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