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H.R. 6138: ASC Payment Transparency Act of 2018

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for ambulatory surgical center representation during the review of hospital outpatient payment rates under part B of the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Devin Nunes

Sponsor. Representative for California's 22nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

Jun 19, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jun 21, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 21, 2018.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Jul 20, 2018 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis:

28% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 19, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 21, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 20, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6138 is 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.

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