To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of audiologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing audiology services under the Medicare program, to improve access to the audiology services available for coverage under the Medicare program and to enable beneficiaries to have their choice of a qualified audiologist to provide such services, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 1, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 1, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 1, 2017
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H.R. 2276 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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