S. 1349: NOTICE Act

A bill 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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May 14, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jun 24, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 24, 2015.


Benjamin Cardin

Junior Senator from Maryland



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2015
Length: 6 pages


2% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 876 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 6, 2015


May 14, 2015

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Jun 24, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1349 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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