To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for payments for certain rural health clinic and Federally qualified health center services furnished to hospice patients under the Medicare program.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 30, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on March 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Jenkins, Kind Introduce The Rural Access to Hospice Act”
— Rep. Lynn Jenkins [R-KS2, 2009-2018] (Sponsor) on Apr 4, 2017
Jul 14, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5799 (114th).
Mar 30, 2017
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H.R. 1828 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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