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H.R. 1173 (115th): Medicare Mental Health Access Act

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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of clinical psychologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing clinical psychologist services under the Medicare program.

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Sponsor and status

Kristi Noem

Sponsor. Representative for South Dakota At Large. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Feb 16, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Feb 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1173 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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