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H.R. 876 (114th): NOTICE Act

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.

Overview

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: Oct 11, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1349: NOTICE Act

Ordered Reported on Jun 24, 2015. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Feb 11, 2015
 
Introduced

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Feb 26, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 13, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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Mar 16, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

H.R. 876 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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