A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the way beneficiaries are assigned under the Medicare shared savings program by also basing such assignment on primary care services furnished by nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and clinical nurse specialists.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Washington. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 9, 2015
Length: 2 pages
Nov 9, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 9, 2015
S. 2259 (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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 2259 — 114th Congress: ACO Assignment Improvement Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s2259
“S. 2259 — 114th Congress: ACO Assignment Improvement Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. March 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s2259>
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