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S. 148 (114th): Medicare DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Improvement Act of 2015

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require State licensure and bid surety bonds for entities submitting bids under the Medicare durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) competitive acquisition program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Robert “Rob” Portman

Sponsor. Senator for Ohio. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Jan 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead:

H.R. 284 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Mar 16, 2015

History

Jan 12, 2015
 
Introduced

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S. 148 (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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